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[LISTEN] We're throwing money away on plastic bags

The use and production of plastic bags has increased significantly over the years despite a tax on plastic bags being introduced in 2003.

Shopping bags at a supermarket. Picture: AFP

JOHANNESBURG - The use and production of plastic bags has increased significantly over the years, despite a plastic bag tax which was implemented in 2003.

702's Azania Mosaka speaks to principal scientist at CSIR, Professor Linda Godfrey, about what happens to the revenue generated by the plastic bag levy.

For more information on the story, click here.

(Edited by Zamangwane Shange)

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