From 1 October 2023 businesses must no longer supply, sell or offer certain single-use plastic items in England*. Single-use plastics ban: plates, bowls, trays, containers, cutlery and balloon sticks.
For compliance, Chefswarehouse will be revising our listings in time for the changes commencing 01/10/2023. Please click for further HMG guidance
You are probably already aware but this will affect a wide range of takeaway, fast food and other hospitality outlets, failure to comply may result in considerable fines.
*Similar bans are either in force or coming into force in Scotland, Wales & N. Ireland
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