'Turn the tide': Clamp down on plastic straws, stirrers, and cotton buds moves forward

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The final straw: restrictions on the supply of plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds could soon be in place in England
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The final straw: restrictions on the supply of plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds could soon be in place in England

Ban on single-use plastic items aims to 'strike the right balance' between green benefits and disability rights, government says

A crackdown on plastic straws, stirrers, and cotton buds finally looks as though it could soon be in force in England, after the government tabled legislation in Parliament yesterday aimed at heavily restricting...

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