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Plastic Bags and the Oil Industry
Plastic Bags and the Oil Industry
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A recent article highlighted the link between single-use plastic bags and the oil industry. Here's our thoughts...

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Are supermarkets finally bidding farewell to single use plastic bags?
Are supermarkets finally bidding farewell to single use plastic bags?
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Yesterday, it was announced that Tesco will not be offering lightweight 'single use' carrier bags in UK stores after 28th August...

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Campaigns to keep small communities vibrant
Campaigns to keep small communities vibrant
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A branded cotton bag is just the beginning!

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England Falling Behind with Green Policy
England Falling Behind with Green Policy
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Other countries lead the way as England stalls

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Lib Dems Plan To Ban Incineration of Recyclable Materials
Lib Dems Plan To Ban Incineration of Recyclable Materials
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More detail has emerged of what would be in the Zero Waste Britain Bill that has been proposed by the Liberal Democrats.

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Charging For Single Use Plastic Carrier Bags
Charging For Single Use Plastic Carrier Bags
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It's Official! UK Government statement regarding the introduction in England of a charge for single use carrier bags in October 2015.

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Retailers Hit Out at Complex Plastic Bag Ban in England
Retailers Hit Out at Complex Plastic Bag Ban in England
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UK trade association, the British Retail Consortium (BRC) has come out fighting against the government’s planned 5p charge on single use plastic bags to cut waste and litter.

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Europe Passes Historic Limits on Plastic Bags
Europe Passes Historic Limits on Plastic Bags
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European Union (EU) members would have to set goals to reduce the amount of lightweight, one-use plastic bags in circulation under new draft rules agreed upon by member countries.

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At last! Plastic bags are banished!
At last! Plastic bags are banished!
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Victory for The Daily Mail's six-year campaign as Ministers force reluctant supermarkets to impose 5p charge

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