Reply to post: Re: Considering it's such a tiny amount

Plastic fiver: 28 years' work, saves acres of cotton... may have killed less than ONE cow*

Jonathan Richards 1

Re: Considering it's such a tiny amount

> Why is it so tricky to change?

Because it's introduced way back up the supply chain. Bank of England buys the plastic unprinted web from Innovia, Innovia buys the base plastics from one or more polymer producers, one or more polymer producers use or produce plastic pellets which are kept free-flowing by trace amounts of tallow.

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