Wet wipes, which contain plastic, being thrown away are damaging for ecosystems with deadly consequences for marine life. The UK has pledged to ban all avoidable plastic waste in the next 25 years.

 

Image: Shutterstock The government has announced it plans to phase out the use of wet wipes in the UK within the next 25 years. That’s according to a statement released by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), which said wet wipes would be among the ‘avoidable […]