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Busting the myth of ‘biodegradable’ plastics

November 26, 2015 3:44 pm Published by

The single use plastic carrier bag tax that came into force on 5 October 2015 is designed to reduce litter, pollution and the negative impact of plastic packaging on the environment. Harnessing the well-known adage “prevention is better than cure”, the discouragement of plastic carrier bag use in the first place is the primary stage of action on Defra’s Waste... View Article