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Confusion over carrier bags shows that a universal charge on paper cups is the best way to cut waste. One of the most remarkable features of the way in which the carrier bag charge was introduced in England was the government’s insistence that small retailers be exempt. This was despite repeated requests from the Association…
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Paris Agreeent: Landmark Victory or Greenwash

Hopes are high after a global agreement to curb global warming but critics are already suggesting the deal is too little, too late, by David Burrows. The world has finally agreed to cut greenhouse gas emissions from 2020. At the very least, the 195 countries committed to curb emissions to keep temperature rises below 2°C…
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Action speaks louder than words…

In the famous words of Mark Twain, action speaks louder than words, and that is the challenge laid down for the great and the good descending on Davos for the annual cash-chat-fest where money talks (go on... go back in time with the fabulous Dirty Cash by Stevie V...!). A debate on looming risks and rising global…
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