Campaign highlights biodiversity cost of plastic bags

The 3rd July marked the International Bag Free Day, but most of the world continues to use light-weight plastic bags, deemed the most harmful to the environment

A lightweight and hygienic way of moving goods, plastic bags have seen their use skyrocket in recent decades. The European…

Full text: http://www.euractiv.com/sections/sustainable-dev/campaign-highlights-biodiversity-cost-plastic-bags-303287

Source

EurActiv, 2014-07-04.

Supplier

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA, UK)
European Commission
European Parliament
European Union
Greenpeace International
Surfrider Foundation

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