5p charge cuts Welsh carrier-bag use by 80%
The number of plastic carrier bags given to shoppers in Wales has fallen by 80% following the introduction of a 5p charge, reveals WrapMore than 8 billion single-use carrier bags were issued by supermarket customers in the UK during 2012, 1.3% more than in 2011, according to the latest figures collated by Wrap. Shoppers across the co
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