Wednesday, 22 November 2017

Best bit of the budget!


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20. Reducing single-use plastics waste

The government will seek views on reducing single-use plastics waste through the tax system and charges. Disposable plastics like coffee cups, toothpaste tubes and polystyrene takeaway boxes damage our environment
source:  www.gov.uk
We have reduced use of carrier bags by 85% apparently. I personally will welcome a countryside with 85% less of these things tossed in the verges!

2 comments:

  1. I don't mind the plastic bags as I recycle them for use removing waste from the kitty litter. In fact I bug my friend for all her plastic bags as well. Still I do see that some just toss them hither and yon.

    God bless.

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    1. I would love to be given paper bags (like they do in Ireland) I can think of lots of uses for them.

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