France first nation to ban plastic dishware

Way to go; this is the first post on plastic we have seen; yet, it is the silent killer and number one earth destroyer; why is no-one investigating plastic and bisphenol poisoning;
Revelations says: “And, the sea will be no more…” and it will be due to plastic; in peace

Eideard

❝ It’s a logical move for a country known to revel in the finer things. France this week became the first country to pass an all-out ban on plastic cutlery, plates, and cups.

The new law is set to take effect in 2020 and will be part of France’s Energy Transition for Green Growth Act, which has already set a ban on disposable plastic bags throughout the country. The law will only allow disposable tableware made from 50% biologically-sourced materials that are compostable at home. The restrictions on plastic products follow the global climate agreement reached in Paris in 2015, a meeting of nations looking to curb the effects of climate change.

❝ Plastic production requires the use of fossil fuels, which evidence has shown to have played a role in climate change. Once produced, plastic products are not biodegradable and can wind up languishing in garbage dumps and…

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