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Asda to stop offering plastic carrier bags with online grocery orders

Asda is to stop providing single-use plastic carrier bags with its online grocery orders, in a move that will remove around 85 million plastic bags from production each year. Following a successful trial period in south-west England and from its Dartford Home Shopping Centre in Kent, Asda will remove the …

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Co-op bans single-use plastic carrier bags and introduces compostable alternatives

The Co-op has announced an end to single-use plastic carrier bags in its stores by 2023. The supermarket chain has pledged to remove around 60 million such bags in a phased rollout and replace them with an environmentally-friendly alternative. The new lightweight compostable carrier bags (pictured) will be carriers of …

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