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Plastic sachets and negative externalities

Graham Watson

28th February 2020

Peak Guardian re: plastic waste or a worthwhile nod towards another area where action has a limited opportunity cost and welfare gains exceed the cost of intervention?

Troubling fact: 855 billion plastic sachets are used every year globally, enough to cover the entire surface of the Earth

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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