DEBATE: Would you pay 5p for a coffee cup?
Ninety per cent of shoppers in England now carry their own bags with them following the 5p government levy which was introduced in October last year.
VOTE: Would you pay 5p for a disposable coffee cup?
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As a result of its success, researchers now think the levy could stretch to other disposable products, most notably coffee cups after it was found that more than 2.5 billion are thrown away in the UK each year.
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Professor Wouter Poortinga, who led the research, said:... read more
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