Chris Loder, MP for West Dorset, hosted a summit on the 9th November with the Farming Minister, Mark Spencer at Kingston Maurward College. The local MP was joined by over 40 NFU farmers and South Dorset’s MP, Richard Drax.
Chris Loder, MP for West Dorset, is calling on food retailers to tackle the ‘plastic blight of every aisle’. Mr Loder wants food retailers and supermarkets to address the volume of their single-use plastic packaging, the bulk of which is exported overseas for processing.
After much campaigning since his election in 2019, Chris Loder MP has delivered a campaign success with the news that a wide-reaching ban on single-use plastics will come into force from 1st October 2023 in England.