the EU's member states have reached a provisional agreement with the EUROPEAN commission and the EU parliament to prohibit, inter alia, my problems, plastic plates, straws and food packaging of some kinds of plastics, is shown by a press release.
the formal approvals from the parliament and the member states before the new plastförbudet be adopted.
If all goes as expected, the measures against the engångsplasten take effect already from the year 2021.
In the commission's proposal, which came in the spring, it appears that very engångsplast ends up in the oceans and on the beaches instead of being recycled. Ten articles of plastics accounts for 43% of all the litter on european beaches. Fishing tackle containing plastics account for a further 27 per cent, according to the EU-commission basis.
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