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Joan Ryan MP welcomes ban on microbeads


Joan Ryan MP, a member of Parliament's Environmental Audit Committee, has praised the important step to protect the marine environment.

A large number of constituents have contacted me about microbeads and their harmful impact on the environment. As a member of the Environmental Audit Committee, Parliament's green watchdog, I am pleased to see that the Government has listened to the work of the Committee and has taken this important step to protect our marine environment.

Read more here: http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/microbeads-ban-bill-uk-cosmetic-products-government-outlaws-microplastics-a7852346.html

Find out more about the Environmental Audit Committee here: http://www.parliament.uk/business/committees/committees-a-z/commons-select/environmental-audit-committee/

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