Disposable Packaging: Coffee Cups

Contents

Terms of reference

Summary

1 Introduction

Progress during this Inquiry

2 Coffee Cup Waste in the UK

Scale of Coffee Cup Waste

A Growing Industry

Littering

Mixed Messages: Are Coffee Cups Recyclable?

Plastic Lining

Contamination

Consumer Confusion

3 Targets and Policy for Coffee Cup Waste Reduction

Sustainable Development Goal

Producer Responsibility Obligations

Recycling Targets

4 Coffee Cup Waste Prevention and Solutions

Incentivising the Use of Reusable Cups

Improving On-the-Go Recycling

Conclusions and recommendations

Formal Minutes

Witnesses

Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament





22 December 2017