Gallery: PG Tips Urges Britons to Recycle Teabags in Landmark Compostin...

 

Here in the UK, we do love a good cup of tea – in fact, I’m having one right now while writing this article. We love tea so much, that it is estimated that as a country, 66% of the population drinks tea – which adds up to 165 million cups every day. That is a lot of teabags. Currently, a large percentage of teabags go into landfills, but now manufacturing giant Unilever (who owns PG Tips) has teamed up with two local councils and Wrap, the government’s advisory body on waste, to create a new teabag recycling scheme.

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