Anne Main MP supports local call for government action on plastic pollution
St.Albans MP Anne Main, has spoken out to back a Plastic Pollution Action Plan backed by legislation to protect wildlife and human health.
Anne Main MP met with representatives of St.Albans Friends of the Earth and Plastic Free St.Albans at the headquarters of local company WUKA, to hear their concerns about environmental damage caused by plastic and supported their call for government action.
Anne Main is backing the residents’ call for the government to put a plan in place to tackle plastic pollution which is backed up by new laws. The action plan calls for a phase out of plastic pollution over 25 years, starting now. It also calls for work to start immediately on how to reduce pollution from hard-to-replace plastics like tyres, clothing and paint.
Read the full press release here.
Sustainability Festival 2019
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