EXPOSED by GREENPEACE:
An investigation has just uncovered that drinks giant Coca Cola is lobbying
against deposit return schemes in the
In the UK alone we use 35 million plastic bottles every day and as
many as 16 million of these go unrecycled - ending up on our
beaches, in landfill and in our oceans.
The concept is simple - when you buy a bottled drink you pay a
little bit extra, and when you return the bottle, you get your
money back. The more bottles returned, the more can be reused or
recycled - reducing the amount that
end up polluting our oceans.
Similar schemes in other countries have been shown to boost the
amount of bottles that are collected to a whopping 98% -
so we know
they can have a huge impact.
Plastic is killing our oceans - please sign the
petition to show your support and
help fight back against plastic pollution.
Sign the petition