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UK government bans plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds The government confirms a ban on plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds in a bid to reduce plastic waste Environment UK
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Costa Rica plans to ban fossil fuels in bid to become world’s first decarbonised country Costa Rica’s new president, Carlos Alvarado, made the announcement to crowds during his inauguration on Wednesday Environment
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UK to introduce ‘tough’ ban on ivory sales to protect elephants The UK will introduce one of the world’s strictest bans on ivory sales in a bid to protect elephants, the government has announced Environment Society
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UK to back total ban on bee-harming pesticides The UK will support a total ban on insect-harming pesticides being used across Europe, environment secretary Michael Gove has announced Environment
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Towards an International Ban on Trawling Following a recent ban on trawling in Belize, will other fishing nations follow suit? Agriculture Environment
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Belize Bans Trawling Victory for ocean lovers and conservationists as Caribbean nation of Belize bans the destructive and controversial fishing practice of trawl... Agriculture Justice

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