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Waste Disposal

Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

UIN HL3613, tabled on 2 November 2021

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the provision of the Environment Bill to enable charges to be levied on single-use items made from any material will enable charges to be placed on products made from easily-recyclable materials.

Answered on

16 November 2021

The single-use items charge is for products which would be given away along with a good or service. This power would enable the Government to impose charges on single-use items made from any material, including recyclable materials.