The NFRN are working with DEFRA and the ACS to promote the charging for carrier bags by independent retailers.
The NFRN has welcomed today’s announcement from the Government that it plans to extend the plastic bag charge to all shops in England.
Government announces plans to extend the 5p plastic bag charge to all shops in England.
The NFRN welcomes many aspects of Chancellor Hammond’s business – and environmental-friendly focus of the autumn budget 2017.
Carrier bag levy must be extended to smaller independent retailers to further reduce plastic waste.