Petition Impose legislation to stop charity bags being delivered to homes in the UK
charitybags.org.uk estimate that 525 million charity bags are delivered to homes in England & Wales per year – this would equate to 2,625 tonnes of plastic.
They say only 3% are filled, meaning that a staggering 509 million bags may be ending up in landfill, contributing to the worldwide plastic problem.
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At 100,000 signatures...
At 100,000 signatures, this petition will be considered for debate in Parliament