5p plastic bag plan 'complete mess'

Press Association
Plastic bag
Plastic bag

%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%Ministers have made a "complete mess" of moves to introduce a 5p charge on carrier bags in England by making the scheme too complicated, MPs have warned.

The Government is planning to bring in a 5p charge on single-use plastic bags in England from next year to reduce the number handed out each year - many of which end up as litter and harm the environment.