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NEWS FROM MOLD PLASTIC REDUCTION

Here are news items about single use plastic and how to use less of it, plus posts on wider environmental concerns and about the MPR group and its activities. If you’re not already doing so, you can also keep in touch with what’s going on via Facebook, Twitter and Instagram – and/or subscribe to our newsletter using the form below.

Printer ink cartridge for recycling.

RENT, REPAIR, RECYCLE

Many organisations are promoting their green credentials by highlighting ways in which people can use less energy, move away from plastic products and reduce …
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Petition for kerbside collection of soft plastics.

SOFT PLASTICS PETITION

To make it easier for everyone to recycle soft plastics, Mold Plastic Reduction is campaigning for a kerbside collection of soft plastics. Please support …
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Separate collection of waste materials for recycling: a code of practice for Wales.

SEPARATING WASTE IN WALES

Most households in Wales already separate their recyclable and non-recyclable waste. From 1 October 2023, all non-domestic premises (including businesses, public bodies and third …
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Deposit return scheme - Coca Cola cans and bottles.

DEPOSIT RETURN SCHEME

A deposit return scheme (DRS) for plastic bottles and drink cans is to be introduced by the UK government. Covering England, Wales and Northern …
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