EU Considers Tax on Non-Recycled Waste

According to a January 5, 2020 Financial Times story the European Union ​is considering “… an EU-wide tax on plastics waste and to use profits from carbon trading to break an impasse over how to fund the bloc’s next long-term budget​ … The surcharge is estimated to raise €42bn over the course of the budget which will run until 2027​ …” #PlasticWaste #PlasticPackaging #FoodPackaging #PackagingTax