The distribution of free carrier bags also fell dramatically by up to 96% in some retail outlets, while 70% of people now support the measure, a rise from 59%.
What does FCA stand for?
FCA stands for Free Carrier (shipping)
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- French Camp Academy (French Camp, MS)
- Frequency Clearance Agreement (UK; aviation)
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- Fuel Cycle Area (nuclear reprocessing)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Byline: Mark McLaughlin THE Scottish Government will rely on the public to shop any retailers who hand out free carrier bags if a proposed 5p "bag tax" is introduced.
We certainly wouldn't support legislation to ban free carriers," says the supermarket insider.
Supermarkets who introduce a fee for the previously free carrier bags experienced a surge in sales of garbage bags.
Justin King, Sainsbury's chief executive, said: "We want to make it easier for customers to be less reliant on free carrier bags and prompt positive behaviour change.
Waste Watch said: "Giving away free carriers no longer has a place in society.
I was in a well known supermarket which is stopping free bags and you have to buy theirs (or ask for free carriers - if they have any).
There's never been any such thing as a free carrier bag.