MEPs back EU ban on polluting throwaway plastics by 2021

//MEPs back EU ban on polluting throwaway plastics by 2021

MEPs back EU ban on polluting throwaway plastics by 2021

Single-use plastic items such as plates, cutlery or cotton buds, making up over 70 per cent of marine litter, will be banned under plans backed in the Environment Committee.

Single-use plastic products such as cutlery, cotton bud sticks, plates, straws, beverage stirrers and balloon sticks will be banned from the EU market from 2021, under draft plans approved on Wednesday by the Environment and Public Health Committee.

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By | October 12th, 2018|News from the web|0 Comments