With no significant announcements for climate change in the last two budgets and following the Chancellor’s UK Government’s 2018 Budget, the industry was poised for some good news for the green economy. Whilst there were some positive pledges, the avoidance of some issues has caused a mixed reaction across the industry. The key announcements were as follows: The plastic packaging tax - the Chancellor declared that the UK will lead the world with the introduction of a new tax on...

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