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European Union Bans Single-Use Plastics

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The European Union will prohibit the use of single-use plastic consumer items beginning in 2021. The use of such products in foodservice is included. The European Parliament approved the new legislation in December; final approval by the E.U. countries is expected April 15. The ban covers all single-use plastic consumer items, including dinnerware, beverageware, straws,…

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