By Roland Bodenham2015-10-06T07:00:00+01:00
The plastic bag levy landed this week in England. In 60 seconds we explain where the potential £780m raised over 10 years will be going
Sainsbury’s has introduced a bagless delivery service as it prepares for new rules that will charge shoppers for the use of plastic bags.
England will be the last UK nation to introduce a 5p charge for single-use plastic carrier bags on October 5.
From next Monday, large retailers in England must charge at least 5p for single-use plastic bags, under new Government rules.
Discount grocer Aldi has launched a new, smaller ‘Local’ brand store in south-west London in a one-off trial.