Tories dash on bag issue in Commons

Gyekye, Liz
November 2012
Packaging News;Nov2012, p6
Trade Publication
The article offers information on a debate held in the Great Britain House of Commons on October 17, 2013 on the topic environmental aspects of plastics bag and discusses the views of two members of the parliament Mark Pawsey and Zac Golsmith.


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