the EUROPEAN union has adopted a directive to prohibit, for example, paper drinking straws, cutlery, pots, and the tops of the bottles. The ministry of the environment investigating how this should be implemented in Sweden.
Engångsartikelutredningen, which was announced on Monday, are looking at svårersättliga products in the plastic materials shall not be prohibited, but is subject to tax.
”a Little better”
the commission of Inquiry proposes that a tax of five dollars for the picture, and a dollar for the boxes, which entirely or partly consists of plastic and is intended for single use only. The tax is proposed to be reduced to the low-plastinnehåll.
" Here, like the green Party's proposal of a tax on the livsmedelsbehållare of the 7 crowns are a bit too high. We are looking for a great fear that it will be in place in order to continue to sell the plastic cover the goes over the material, which can also be bad for the environment, such as aluminum, which requires a lot of energy during the manufacturing process, " says Isabella Lövin, Sweden's the Radio.
the Treasure is supposed to be taken out of the 2022, and the investigation, it is estimated that about 3.8 billion dollars per year will be deposited into the state treasury.
Revenues are expected to fall in line with that of disposable items in the plastic will be replaced with the flergångsartiklar products and other materials.
"The great object is, of course, is to reduce the unnecessary use of plastic articles, and there is, of course, is much more important than it is to get money into the treasury, because it is hard to accept that we have to use, which is increasing all the time, out of plastic," says Isabella Lövin, Sweden's the Radio.
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