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    Single-Use Plastics Policy and Strategy - Key Decision

    Decision Maker: Cabinet

    Decision status: Awaiting Implementation

    Is Key decision?: Yes

    Is subject to call in?: Yes


    To agree to adopt a Policy and Strategy for single use plastics


    Cabinet considered a proposal to adopt a Single-use Plastics Policy and Action Plan.


    Alternative options considered and rejected by the Cabinet:

    ·         Not adopting the Strategy and Policy.


    Resolved to adopt the Spelthorne Borough Council Single-use Plastics Policy and Five Year Action Plan, and the associated Single-use Plastics Strategy for Surrey.


    Reason for Decision:

    ·         To demonstrate that Spelthorne Borough Council understands the urgent need to tackle avoidable plastic waste and is committed to being part of the solution.

    ·         To embed and enact the common vision for Surrey and set a clear roadmap on how this shall be achieved in Spelthorne.


    Report author: Mark Rachwal

    Publication date: 20/06/2019

    Date of decision: 19/06/2019

    Decided at meeting: 19/06/2019 - Cabinet

    Effective from: 28/06/2019

    Accompanying Documents: