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Cross-party MPs back call for nationwide ban on single-use plastics by 2025

A group of MPs from across the political spectrum have given their backing to a new draft bill on plastic pollution, which calls for all “non-essential” single-use plastics to be banned across the UK by 2025.

Drawn up by Friends of the Earth and the National Federation of Women’s Institutes (NFWI), the draft Phase-out of Plastic Pollution Bill urges the Government to ban “the vast majority of polluting, single-use plastics” within the next six years, including sachets and coffee cup lids.

To find out more, follow the link below:

https://www.edie.net/news/11/Cross-party-MPs-back-call-for-nationwide-ban-on-single-use-plastics/

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