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Negotiations Officially Underway To Achieve Far-reaching Global Plastic Treaty

The UK Government will attend the first negotiations meeting in Uruguay for a global plastics treaty This week, the UK Government (28 November 2022) is attending the first Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee (INC) meeting in Uruguay to kickstart negotiations on the new, landmark legally binding treaty that aims to end plastic pollution by 2040. The first meeting will allow the UK, alongside other United Nations member countries, to assert their initial negotiating position, set the direction of discussions and reinforce the treaty's overarching objective: to bring an end to plastic pollution globally. [Read Full Article]