Can you nudge people away from single use plastic?

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Hubbub's Trewin Restorick asks the burning question on plastic waste

Every year, three billion hot drink cups are used in the UK and it's estimated that less than five per cent are sold to people bringing a reusable cup. This relatively low percentage is despite the fact...

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