What is it about?

This paper examines the business impact of the legislation in England requiring retailers to charge consumers for single-use carrier bags.

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Why is it important?

The legislation impacts three key stakeholders – Government, retailers, and consumers.


Retailers are using the collected revenues to promote their image in the marketplace and presenting themselves as corporate social responsible entities.

Professor Nnamdi O Madichie
Nnamdi Azikiwe University

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This page is a summary of: Are retailers “bagging” the carrier bag levy in England? An exploratory enquiry, Journal of Environmental Management, March 2019, Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2018.12.003.
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