Wednesday 11th April 2012
The BBC has released a report showing that plastic bag usage has decreased in Wales since the introduction of the Bag Tax.
Read the article here.
The 'ERIC' group (Environmental Regulation and Information Centre) have recently reported on the lessons learnt from the Welsh levy on carrier bags with some interesting debate on the environmental impact of using paper bags. It is noted by ERIC that the Welsh Government has further considered the problems associated with paper bags with the quote below: