England to double charge on single-use carrier bags


(UK) – From 21 May onwards, consumers in England will have to pay at least ten pence (ca. €0.12) instead of five pence for single-use plastic carrier bags. This doubling of the carrier bag charge was announced by the UK’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) on 7 May. In addition to the ...

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