'A positive step': Government eyes further bans on range of single-use plastic items

Michael Holder
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Single-use plastic plates, cutlery, expanded and extruded polystyrene cups, food, and beverage containers set for ban in latest government proposals, but campaigners urge Ministers to further strengthen recycling and re-use policies

The government is seeking to place further bans on a host of single use plastic items, with the launch today of a 12-week consultation on the phase-out of single-use plastic plates, cutlery, cups, and...

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