Education secretary asks headteachers to consider using sustainable alternatives
Schools are being encouraged to set themselves the target of eliminating their reliance on single-use plastics by 2022.
The education secretary, Damian Hinds, has urged headteachers in England to consider using sustainable alternatives instead of non-recyclable plastic for items such as straws, bottles, bags and food packaging.
Original Title: Schools urged to eliminate single-use plastics by 2022
Full Text of the Original Article: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/dec/27/schools-urged-to-eliminate-single-use-plastics-by-2022