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European Union is ready to ban single-use plastics 29 May Environment The European Commission proposed a set of rules that will ban and dramatically reduce the use of single-use plastics in the 28 member states of the European Union EU.
The executive arm of the EU is ready to target the ten single-use plastic products most often found on Europe's seas and beaches which constitute 70 percent of all marine litter items. The Commission's proposals aim to put Europe ahead of the curve on an issue with planetary implications.
The new rules will be presented to the European Parliament and Council for adoption. So what is expected to change in the Old Continent? The European Union will immediately ban plastic straws and stirrers, cotton buds, plates, and cutlery.
Single-use drinks containers made of plastic will only be allowed if their caps and lids remain attached.
Member states will also have to reduce the use of plastic drinks cups, and food containers, and make sure they are not provided free of charge. Plastic producers will be forced to help cover the costs of clean-up and waste management and must raise awareness for the problems caused by other plastic products like wet wipes, cigarette filters, balloons, packets and wrappers, and lightweight plastic bags.
Byall EU nations will be obliged to collect 90 percent of single-use plastic drinks bottles through, for example, deposit refund schemes. The EU will also force plastic companies to adopt standardized labeling that the negative environmental impact of the item, indicates how waste should be disposed, and the presence of plastics in the products.
If approved, the European Commission believes that the rules will reduce littering by more than half of the top 10 single-use plastic items, avoiding the emission of 3.Oct 17, · That was what the Trump administration did this week, notifying Congress of its intent to negotiate trade agreements with Japan, the European Union and the United Kingdom.
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