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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Beverage Containers

Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

UIN 123853, tabled on 19 January 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, how many disposable coffee cups were purchased by his Department in each of the last five years.

Answered on

25 January 2018

The Department was created in July 2016.

The Department’s catering supplier, Baxter Storey, purchased the following disposable cups for use in the staff restaurants and coffee shops:

Year

No. of cups

2016

60,832

2017

48,912

The Department makes provision for recycling and has specially marked recycling bins throughout the Department.

Answered by

Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy