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No basis for Minister’s decision to get rid of packaging levy and container deposit return scheme

Ian Carey News, Press Releases

12 September 2013: The Environmental Pillar is extremely disappointed at Environment Minister Phil Hogan’s announcement today that he will not go ahead with either a packaging levy or a container deposit and return scheme. ‘We’re very disappointed at the Minister’s decision,’ said Mindy O’Brien, spokesperson for the Environmental Pillar. ‘A properly constructed packaging levy won’t increase costs to business. It …

Ian CareyNo basis for Minister’s decision to get rid of packaging levy and container deposit return scheme