Politicians target end to plastic waste exports

A cross party group of politicians have backed calls to phase out the export of plastic packaging waste for recycling by the end of the next decade, in a report launched today (12 February).

The report from the Policy Connect think tank, sets out a series of proposals aimed at addressing the UK's 'reliance' on overseas markets for plastic packaging and to improve the recyclability of plastic products.

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