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January 9th, 2022

French ban on plastic packaging for fruit and vegetables

A new law banning plastic packaging on most fruit and vegetables comes into effect in France from New Year’s day.

From 2021, the country banned plastic straws, cups and cutlery, as well as polystyrene takeaway boxes. And later in 2022 public spaces will be forced to provide water fountains to reduce the use of plastic bottles, publications will have to be shipped without plastic wrapping, and fast-food restaurants will no longer be able offer free plastic toys.

Way to go France!

Read more HERE.

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