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The Marine Conservation Society

Charity renews appeal for plastic charge through new campaign after Theresa May fails to deliver concrete actions in 25-year plan. more

Environment

An anti-littering campaign will encourage high school students to earn 'Bincentives' for prizes. more

Industry News

The UK will ban the use of plastic microbeads from personal care products from next year, the Environment Secretary has confirmed. more

Environment

The British Plastics Federation (BPF) and PlasticsEurope are collaborating with the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) on a new project for schools aiming to highlight the importance of responsible litter disposal. more

Environment

Asda has become the latest retailer to announce it is banning the use of plastics for the production of its own-brand cotton buds from 2017 in an attempt to cut ocean waste. more

Industry News

The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) is calling for the introduction of a deposit return scheme in the UK as a measure to tackle the growing number of plastic bottles littered on the nation’s beaches. more

Environment

In response to the publication of a report on a 2013 beach clean and survey, the BPF has reinforced the message that the industry fully supports fining individuals who litter the marine environment. more

Environment