Poirson said that in the new plan all products with recycled plastic packaging would somewhat cost 10 cents lesser. Brune Poirson stated that declaring war on plastic will not be the ultimate solution. "We need to transform the French economy", she told the Journal du Dimanche newspaper.
Asked whether it was sufficient to count on the goodwill of industry to reach Macron's target of 100 percent plastic recycling by 2025, Poirson said that imposing new regulation too quickly would lead to defensive reactions.
Florence Berlingen of the association Zero Waste France stated that they placed their hopes high that companies will be sailing in the ship with the government so that the consumers won't be the one who will be carrying the penalty load.
Emmanuel Guichard of the Elipso federation of plastic packaging makers gave a cautious welcome to the French plan. He said that when it comes to bottles, handing a choice to the consumers is entirely possible. "But we can't forget other items - today there's no recycled plastic available for yogurt pots".
Ubiquitous images on social media of marine fauna suffocated by plastics, as well as initiatives such as "plastic attacks" - which see shoppers dump all the packaging of their purchases outside supermarkets - have begun to spur political responses around the world.
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She noted that glass, unlike plastic, is "infinitely recyclable".
Chatel added that while focusing on recycling is absolutely needed and is a welcome move, it is not enough. The French government is now set to elevate the taxes on burying trash in major landfills while decreasing taxes for recycling operations.
She feels that France should take a page from a current EU-wide trend of actually reducing the use and production of plastics. Single-use plastic bags have already been stopped in supermarkets unless they can be composted.
Michel-Edouard Leclerc, CEO of leading French retailer E.Leclerc, told the JDD that ahead of the 2020 ban on throwaway plastic tableware, his stores would stop selling these products from the end of the first quarter of 2019.
The European Commission is also keen to cut down the use of single-use plastic objects, announcing in May rules that require the use of alternative materials and offers incentives for businesses. The products will be 10 cents more.
The selection of dates is somewhat unusual since it takes into account job gains or losses before Trump and Obama took office. Unemployment of black workers fell from 16.8 percent in March 2010 to 7.8 percent in January 2017.
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The protests come amid months of mounting pressure on Abe's conservative government to do more to acknowledge the comfort women. Japan colonized the Korean peninsula between 1910 and 1945 and occupied parts of China before and after the war.
The Prime Minister also expressed his sadness at the plight of people in parts of the country affected by floods. PM Modi said in one year after GST, direct tax payers have grown from 70 lakh to 1 crore 16 lakh.
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Sales at stores open at least a year, a key indicator of a retailer's performance, surged 8 percent, and 8.1 percent in the U.S. Home Depot shares, which have risen 25 percent in the past 12 months, added 0.4 percent to $194.94.
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Turkey hits back at U.S. with tariff hikes on key products
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Rashaad Penny, Seattle Seahawks rookie RB, has broken finger
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At least 44 Afghan troops killed in Taliban attack
The Taliban also destroyed a telecommunications tower on the city outskirts, cutting off landline and cellphone links to the city. On Friday, the insurgents overwhelmed defenses and pushed deep into the city, which is just 75 miles from the capital, Kabul .
Motorola P30 renders leak, shows a very iPhone X-like design
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