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3293: EU COMMISSION PLANS TO CURB PLASTIC WASTE

Tuesday 05 June 2018
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The European Commission has unveiled plans to tackle plastic waste.

Disposable plastic items now make up 70 per cent of the litter found in Europe's seas and beaches.

Today is World Environment Day.

Grace Bolton, who is Head of Press with the EU Commission office in Ireland, says three measures are on the way to reduce the plastic items we use on a daily basis. 

Interviewee: Grace Bolton | Clip duration: 0 minutes 18 seconds | Outwords: bottles by 2025