Environment Minister Thérèse Coffey has announced Councils will have the power to almost double on-the-spot fines for litter louts. Read more

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The BPF has attacked the producers of Blue Planet II for linking the death of a young whale to plastic pollution with no supporting evidence. Read more

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The great rivers of the world are carrying millions of tonnes of plastic into the seas. Waste Free Oceans has set up a waste harvest project on the River Ulhas in Mumbai, India, to recycle waste that would end up in the ocean. Read more

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The British Plastics Federation has backed the ‘For Fish’s Sake’ campaign to help tackle litter in the Thames. Read more

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As part of a new anti-litter strategy, the Government has unveiled plans to create a “green generation” of children better educated about the importance of properly dealing with waste. Read more


Bagging up the issues on single-use carriers

This month, BPF Director-General, Philip Law, discusses fighting the corner of plastics’ amongst a flurry of mainstream media attention surrounding the introduction of the recent single-use bag charge in England. Read more

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Automotive, anti-littering and opportunities in Asia…

Philip Law, Director-General of the British Plastics Federation, talks automotive, anti-littering and all things Chinaplas in this month’s update. Read more

26 Jun 2015 09:00 BPF Blog

Three leading plastics industry trade associations have pledged their endorsement for a new campaign, which aims to tackle littering by changing public perceptions. Read more

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