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Kenya banned plastic bags - should the UK do the same?

Graham Watson

25th November 2018

Remarkably, Kenya has the world's most stringent legislation banning plastic bags - but has it worked? This BBC clip investigates, looking at a range of issues, the impact on a variety of stakeholders, from retailers to bag manufacturers, and represents a fantastic insight into the way that different nations have approached this issue.

Kenya banned plastic bags - should the UK do the same?

Graham Watson

Graham Watson has taught Economics for over twenty years. He contributes to Tutor2U, reads voraciously and is interested in all aspects of Teaching and Learning.

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