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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


“UK’s most sustainable” cup solution launched for events and festivals

6th February 2020

Litter / plastic / Simply Cups / Single-Use


Single-use litter study a “crucial wake-up call to us all”

5th February 2020

Litter / plastic / plastic patrol / Single-Use


First “low plastic zone’” launches in London

5th February 2020

London / NLWA / plastic / Single-Use


Sodexo bans unrecyclable polystyrene and single-use plastic bags

3rd February 2020

plastic / polystyrene / Single-Use / Sodexo


Sales of paper for shopping bags increases 400% in three years

31st January 2020

paper / plastic / Plastic Bag Levy / Single-Use

Can you nudge people away from single-use plastic?

29th January 2020

coffee cup / Hubbub / Single-Use


“Loopholes” in EU plastic directive could undermine reduction

23rd January 2020

EU / plastic / reduction / Single-Use


Knee-jerk reactions to plastic could potentially harm the environment

9th January 2020

Green Alliance / Grocery Sector / plastic / Single-Use

Push to double the uptake of reusable cups

8th January 2020

coffee cups / Hubbub / Single-Use / Starbucks

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