30 Jul '18, 8pm

Canary Wharf Group will be world's first #plasticfree commercial centre

Canary Wharf Group will be world's first #plasticfree commercial centre

Canary Wharf Group has announced it will become the world’s first plastic-free commercial centre, as part of the Plastic Free Community initiative by Surfers Against Sewage. The UK marine conservation charity is aiming to make 125 communities across the UK plastic free by 2020, with Canary Wharf leading the charge. The commitment, which is just one step in CWG’s #BreakingThePlasticHabit campaign, comes in the firm of targets across five key areas: governance; local business support; community engagement; community events; and the formation of a group to steer the project. See also: Ikea commits to removing single-use plastic by 2020 BBC will cut single-use plastic by 2020 Read the latest issue of Energy Digital magazine Steve Greig, Co-Managing Director of Canary Wharf Management said: “We have put in motion a template for education, simplification and collaboration to wor...

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