Microbead ban introduction welcomed by MP

AN MP has welcomed the introduction of the ban on microbeads which came into force yesterday.

Tuesday, 9th January 2018, 9:29 pm
Updated Tuesday, 9th January 2018, 9:34 pm

Microbeads are tiny pieces of plastic in cosmetics and the ban hopes to tackle the large number of plastics which are choking marine life.

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Gosport MP Caroline Dinenage said: ‘As a coastal area we know all too well that plastic in the sea and on our beaches is a growing problem. There is always more to do, but I am confident this will be a positive step.’