EU strikes historic deal to reduce plastic bag use

Member states have agreed a deal to choose between charging for carrier bags or cutting their use by about 80% over the next ten years

by Simon Inglethorpe
Plastic bag floating in the sea
Plastic bag floating in the sea

Sign in to continue

Sign in

Trouble signing in?

Reset password: Click here


Call: 020 8267 8120

Register for
Free Trial

  • 14 day access to subscriber-only content



Prices on request

  • Full access to for 12 months
  • Monthly print issues
  • Clear and accessible guidance on relevant legislation
  • Integration with ENDS Compliance Manager helping you plan ahead and ensure compliance for your organisation
  • Individual or bespoke multi-user packages available

See all benefits