Queen unveils Environment Bill plans
New legally binding targets for environmental improvement will be introduced in an Environment Bill over the next session of parliament, the Queen's Speech confirmed today.Speaking in the House of Lords, the Queen said that environmental principles will be enshrined in law for the first time, with measures introduced to improve air and water quality, tackle plastic wast
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