The Introduction of a Single-Use Carrier Bag Charge in Wales : Attitude Change and Behavioural Spillover Effects

@inproceedings{Poortinga2012TheIO,
  title={The Introduction of a Single-Use Carrier Bag Charge in Wales : Attitude Change and Behavioural Spillover Effects},
  author={Wouter Poortinga and Lorraine Whitmarsh and Christine Suffolk},
  year={2012}
}
Disclaimer All opinions expressed in this working paper are those of the author(s) alone and should not be regarded as the views of the Welsh School of Architecture or of Cardiff University. The copyright is retained by the author(s). Abstract Wales is the first country in the United Kingdom to have introduced a charge for single-use carrier bags. From the 1st of October 2011 shoppers in Wales have to pay a compulsory five pence for each single-use carrier bag at point of sale. A controlled… CONTINUE READING