New Zealand | Reducing the impact of plastic in our environment


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This document provides a summary of the Government’s proposals to reduce the impact of plastic on our environment. 

The first proposal is to phase out the following types of hard to recycle plastic:

(*) Some polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and polystyrene packaging 
(*) All oxo-degradable plastic products

The second proposal is to phase-out seven types of single-use plastic items.

For more information about the proposals please see the full consultation document here.

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