Banning the use of microbeads in cosmetics and personal care products
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We received 431 responses to this consultation. Our summary of responses document outlines what we will be doing next.
This consultation ran from
Seeking views on the UK’s proposed ban on the use of plastic microbeads in cosmetics and personal care products.
This consultation was held on another website.
We want to know what you think about our plans to ban the manufacture and sale of cosmetics and personal care products containing microbeads.
We are also looking for evidence of the effect of other sources of microplastics on the marine environment. This will inform future UK actions to protect the marine environment.