Wind farm operator and security company fined a total of £780,800
19th November 2021
EU 2021/2030
23rd November 2021

DEFRA consultation on single use plastic items

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs is consulting in preparation for developing legislation on commonly littered single-use plastic items.  Consultation closes 12th February 2022. Of particular interest are wet wipes, tobacco filters, sachets and single-use cups.  DEFRA is also consulting on a plan to ban the supply of single-use plastic items and polystyrene food and drink containers. Consultation closes 12th February 2022.