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Call for 10p deposit on plastic bottles to keep Britain tidy

An environmental charity is calling on the Government to introduce a deposit on plastic bottles and cans to help reduce litter that blights Britains streets.The Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) is urging the Government to introduce a scheme which would pay out 10 pence for every drinks can and plastic water bottle recycled.Launching a nationwide campaign to tackle litter and fly-tipping the group said that each household disposes of 500 plastic bottles ...