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Citing Blue Planet II, UK considers tax on single-use plastics - Treehugger


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Citing Blue Planet II, UK considers tax on single-use plastics
Treehugger
The UK government is expected to announce today a broad set of measures designed to significantly reduce the consumption of single-use plastics, and thereby cut the amount of trash that's entering our waterways. According to a report in The Guardian, ...
Philip Hammond considering plastic tax as environmentalists call for ...Telegraph.co.uk
Worst polluting plastics facing a tax crackdown: Consultation launched to consider how to reduce wasteDaily Mail
UK associations oppose budget push for single-use plastics taxPlastics in Packaging
Metro Newspaper UK -Mirror.co.uk
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UK plastics crackdown to extend to coffee cups - Financial Times


Financial Times

UK plastics crackdown to extend to coffee cups
Financial Times
British consumers could face new taxes on takeaway food packaging and containers, including throwaway coffee cups, as the government aims to crack down on environmentally damaging “single-use plastics”. Chancellor Philip Hammond's Budget on ...
UK Govt Prepares For Tax on Disposable Plastics — While 95 Per Cent of Pollution Comes From Asia, AfricaBreitbart News
UK govt to consider tax on throwaway plasticReuters
Single-use plastics could be taxed in battle against wasteAOL Travel UK
Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
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UK to explore tax on single-use plastics - BeverageDaily.com


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UK to explore tax on single-use plastics
BeverageDaily.com
Chancellor Philip Hammond says he wants the UK to become a 'world leader in tackling the scourge of plastic littering our planet and our oceans', pledging to start investigating how the tax system and charges on single-use plastics can reduce waste.
Autumn Budget: Hammond Confirms Single-Use Plastics Tax & £30m To Tackle Waste CrimeCIWM Journal Online

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UK government considers single-use plastics tax | PlasticsToday - Plastics Today


Plastics Today

UK government considers single-use plastics tax | PlasticsToday
Plastics Today
Taxing single-use plastics used in packaging and polystyrene take-out containers is framed as part of the government's 25-year environment strategy.
Single-use plastics could be taxed in battle against waste ...Birmingham Mail
This Week In Climate Change – Things You Might Have Missed ...HuffPost UK (satire) (blog)

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The Eco Gift Guide: 14 Christmas Ideas That Won't Add To Our ... - HuffPost UK


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Takeaway boxes, plastic cutlery and bubble wrap to be taxed in ... - Metro


Metro

Takeaway boxes, plastic cutlery and bubble wrap to be taxed in ...
Metro
Takeaway boxes and bubble wrap are set to be taxed in an attempt to tackle the mounting problem of single-use plastics. Chancellor Philip Hammond's ...

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Moulding firm Creamer UK breaks ground on Telford factory - British ... - British Plastics and Rubber


British Plastics and Rubber

Moulding firm Creamer UK breaks ground on Telford factory - British ...
British Plastics and Rubber
Construction has commenced on a new factory in Shropshire, for German company Craemer's UK division.

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'Plastic didn't kill Blue Planet II whale' says industry | Daily Mail Online - Daily Mail


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UK environment department using 1400 disposable coffee cups a day - The Guardian


The Guardian

UK environment department using 1400 disposable coffee cups a day
The Guardian
The chancellor, Philip Hammond, is expected to announce in Wednesday's budget a “call for evidence” on how taxes or other charges on single-use plastics such as takeaway cartons and packaging could reduce the impact of discarded waste on marine and ...

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Borough buys Engel Twin Shot as automotive parts demand accelerates - British Plastics and Rubber


Borough buys Engel Twin Shot as automotive parts demand accelerates
British Plastics and Rubber
David Brereton, Sales Director at Borough Plating, said: “Although there has been a lot of discussion about the challenges the UK manufacturing and automotive sectors are facing at this moment in time, developments like these shows there's still a lot ...