06 Apr '18, 9am

This is big! @NationalTrust shops and cafes to go plastic free

National Trust shops and cafes to go plastic free By: Clare Fischer Date posted: 5 April 2018 The National Trust has said it is phasing out single-use plastics from its shops and cafes by 2022. © Dave Morton Show copyright information We’ve worked with the Trust during our Great British Beach Clean for a number of years and know how committed they are to keeping UK coastlines clean and plastic free. Mike Crossley , MCS Director of Marketing and Fundraising The charity, which looks after more than 500 historic properties, 775 miles of coastline and more than 600,000 acres of countryside, said it was committed to cutting down on waste. It says all its shops will be free of single-use plastics and all throwaway plastic bottles will be removed from its cafes by 2022. The Trust says that by the end of this year, plastic bottles will have been swapped for glass containers in all...

Full article: https://www.mcsuk.org/news/national_trust_plastic_free

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