Plastic packaging tax

7th June 2021


The government seeks to implement a plastic packaging tax by April 2022. It would tax producers of plastic packaging that consisted of less than 30% recycled plastic. This would still enable high levels of plastic packaging to be produced. Read our concerns in detail in the correspondence below.


We have written to both local MPs to express concerns and ask questions:

  • Correspondence with Justin Tomlinson
  • Awaiting reply...

  • Correspondence with Robert Buckland
  • Awaiting reply...