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Assessing the economic impacts of a potential ban on plastic straws and plastic stemmed cotton buds - EQ0115

Description
To assess what the environmental benefits and economic impacts of introducing a legislative ban on plastic straws and plastic stem cotton buds would be in England and the costs of using alternative materials for these products
Objective
To assess what the economic impacts on both the general and the marine environment of introducing Regulations banning these items in England would be, weighing these impacts against the resultant environmental benefits.
Project Documents
• FRP - Final Report : Plastic straws, stem cotton buds and stirrers   (1765k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2018

To: 2018

Cost: £14,035
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Resource Futures Ltd
Keywords
Environment Litter              
Fields of Study
Waste Management