Plastic waste rises as 1.5bn 'bags for life' sold, research finds

Households bought 54 "reusable" bags on average last year, research says, prompting calls for a ban.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Nov. 28, 2019 ~4 min

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Supermarkets misleading shoppers on healthy food, say nutritionists

Supermarkets should be more transparent on food classification, say public health experts.

By Helen Clifton • bbcnews
Feb. 24, 2019 ~5 min

 public-health  sainsburys  retailing  tesco  morrisons

What are supermarkets doing to fight plastic? - BBC News

Plastic waste is "one of the great environmental scourges of our time".

Added by: worddisk • bbcnews
Jan. 14, 2018 ~7 min

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