15 Apr '18, 11pm

Blenheim Palace to phase out single use plastic

Blenheim Palace to phase out single use plastic

Oxfordshire stately home Blenheim Palace has become the latest British attraction to announce plans to cut plastic waste on its grounds. The 300-year old estate said on Friday it is phasing-out single use plastics by replacing plastic straws with paper ones, banning the sale of plastic water bottles and using china instead of paper cups in its cafes. Meanwhile, bin liners are now biodegradeable and disposable cutlery is compostable. Related articles Climate risk: PRI collaborates with Transition Pathways Initiative on carbon bubble challenge Less meat and more green power: Scientists cook up 1.5 degrees trajectory with minimal reliance on negative emissions Blenheim Palace to phase out single use plastic Global shipping sector agrees historic greenhouse gas emissions plan Reports: AB Inbev invents low-carbon beer bubbles Blenheim Palace's sustainability advisor Jacqueline ...

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