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Scotland to increase single-use plastic bag charge

18th January 2021

Carrier Bag Charge / plastic / Single-Use


102 million disposable facemasks discarded each week in the UK

15th December 2020

Coronavirus / NLWA / plastic / Single-Use


Comic Relief reveals world first 100% plastic-free red nose

13th October 2020

Comic Relief / plastic / red nose day / Single-Use


Scottish Government launches consultation on banning single-use plastics

12th October 2020

plastic / Scotland / Single-Use

Scots urged to choose reusable face coverings for coronavirus protection

1st September 2020

Coronavirus / Scotland / Single-Use


Trial could see Morrisons ditch all plastic ‘bags for life’ for paper

17th August 2020

Morrisons / plastic / Single-Use


MPs to PM: back all-in deposit return scheme to slash waste

13th August 2020

Deposit Return Scheme / packaging / Scotland / Single-Use


Reusable cups back on the menu at Starbucks

10th August 2020

Coronavirus / Reusable Cups / Single-Use / Starbucks


Consultation launched on plans to reduce single use plastics in Wales

4th August 2020

plastic / Single-Use / Wales


Top tips for a ‘Plastic Free July’

16th July 2020

plastic / plastic free july / Single-Use


Reusable cups “safe” to use during pandemic, scientists say

22nd June 2020

Coronavirus / plastic / Single-Use


Campaigners “concerned” as COVID-19 delays single-use plastic ban

17th April 2020

ban / Coronavirus / Defra / plastic / Single-Use


“Hard to recycle” single use plastics to be banned in Wales

18th March 2020

Litter / Ocean Plastics / plastic / Single-Use / Wales


Starbucks trials “NextGen” Cup solution

10th March 2020

Coffee Cup Recycling / compostable / Single-Use / Starbucks


Government “treating the symptom”, not the cause of plastic pollution

10th March 2020

Green Alliance / plastic / Single-Use / UK Government


Legislation to ban plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds enters Parliament

3rd March 2020

plastic / Resources And Waste Strategy / Single-Use / straws

Arsenal FC saves half a million single-use plastic cups

21st February 2020

arsenal fc / Friends of the Earth / plastic / Single-Use


£1m plan to ditch disposables in Scottish communities

18th February 2020

coffee cups / plastic / Scotland / Single-Use / Zero Waste Scotland

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