The English plastic bag charge follows four years after the introduction of the Welsh carrier bag
charge in October 2011.
Since the Welsh Government's single use carrier bag
(SUCB) charge came into effect, between PS17m and PS22m has been raised for charities and voluntary groups.
A spokesperson said: "The Bill puts in place the requirement that proceeds from the carrier bag
levy must be passed on to good causes."
SCOTS shoppers will be charged 5p for every carrier bag
they use from next October, it was revealed yesterday.
He also bought a replica retro shirt and polo shirt in the club shop, and he placed these under his seat during the game but, due the fantastic end to the game, he left his carrier bag
with his shirts under his seat.
"The environmental impact of a basket far outweighs that of a single-use carrier bag
The new 5p minimum charge for single use carrier bags
will be introduced in Wales by the Welsh Assembly Government on October 1 as part of a drive to reduce carrier bag
Less than a month from the proposed introduction of the compulsory carrier bag
tax in Wales, the debate continues between suppliers, retailers and businesses as to whether the changes will be beneficial.
If you shopped in London in the 60s and 70s and happen to have retained a Biba carrier bag
or aWay In bag from the trendy top floor at Harrods then these could be worth a bit too.
SO Marks and Spencer are to charge 5p per carrier bag
as from May.
THE Irish solution to the plastic carrier bag
fiasco makes sense.