Plastic bags piled up

What are UK supermarkets doing to tackle plastic bags?

Last week, The Co-op announced that it will be replacing single-use plastic bags with compostable ones. The new bags, which have already been trialled in 22 stores in England, will now be introduced in more than 1,400 of the Co-op’s 2,500 stores across the UK. The supermarket chain has said the bags will breakdown within 12 weeks under certain conditions, …