Phase Two Plastic Ban Commencing

Plastic Ban 3

Does your business use the above products? From November 1, phase two of the plastic ban will commence.

The supply of further single-use plastic items will be banned, including: single-use plastic straws, stirrers, cutlery, plates, unlidded bowls, cotton buds, as well as foodware and cups made from expanded polystyrene foam (EPS). Plastic microbeads in rinse-off personal care products are also banned. Some exemptions apply.

Click here for information about the ban.
Click here for information on how to prepare for the ban.
Click here for frequently asked questions.

Are you looking for further clarity or support as a business? Click here to find contact details for the National Retail Association.

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The National Retail Association are hosting an information session, click here for more information and to register.

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