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Packaging And The Food And Drink Federation

EDM number 146 in 2007-08, proposed by Timothy Farron on 07/11/2007.
Categorised under the topics of Climate change, Environmental protection, Food and Waste management.

That this House welcomes the announcement by the Food and Drink Federation that it aims to reduce food packaging by 340,000 tonnes by 2010 and adopt other targets including cutting carbon emissions, reducing water wastage and food miles; urges further such cuts if the challenge of climate change is to be addressed; and congratulates the Cut Waste in Kendal campaign that is seeking to reduce packaging in South Lakeland and is working with local traders to discuss making Kendal a plastic bag-free town.

This motion has been signed by a total of 35 MPs.

Tim Farron07/11/2007Westmorland and LonsdaleLiberal DemocratProposed
Tom Brake08/11/2007Carshalton and WallingtonLiberal DemocratSeconded
Rudi Vis08/11/2007Finchley and Golders GreenLabourSeconded
Colin Breed08/11/2007South East CornwallLiberal DemocratSeconded
Sandra Gidley12/11/2007RomseyLiberal DemocratSeconded
Willie Rennie12/11/2007Dunfermline and West FifeLiberal DemocratSeconded
Lynne Jones12/11/2007Birmingham, Selly OakLabourSigned
David Heath13/11/2007Somerton & FromeLiberal DemocratSigned
Paul Holmes13/11/2007ChesterfieldLiberal DemocratSigned
Albert Owen13/11/2007Ynys MLabourSigned
Jeremy Corbyn13/11/2007Islington NorthLabourSigned
Edward Davey13/11/2007Kingston and SurbitonLiberal DemocratSigned
Michael Jabez Foster13/11/2007Hastings and RyeLabourSigned
Andrew George13/11/2007St IvesLiberal DemocratSigned
Mike Hancock13/11/2007Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Mark Williams13/11/2007CeredigionLiberal DemocratSigned
Phil Willis14/11/2007Harrogate and KnaresboroughLiberal DemocratSigned
Janet Dean14/11/2007BurtonLabourSigned
Martin Caton14/11/2007GowerLabourSigned
Alan Simpson15/11/2007Nottingham SouthLabourSigned
Stephen Williams15/11/2007Bristol WestLiberal DemocratSigned
Ann Cryer19/11/2007KeighleyLabourSigned
Brian Jenkins21/11/2007TamworthLabourSigned
Alistair Carmichael21/11/2007Orkney and ShetlandLiberal DemocratSigned
John Leech21/11/2007Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Richard Younger-Ross22/11/2007TeignbridgeLiberal DemocratSigned
Bill Etherington22/11/2007Sunderland NorthLabourSigned
Kelvin Hopkins29/11/2007Luton NorthLabourSigned
Lorely Burt04/12/2007SolihullLiberal DemocratSigned
Nigel Evans06/12/2007Ribble ValleyConservativeSigned
John McDonnell11/12/2007Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Christopher Huhne12/12/2007EastleighLiberal DemocratSigned
Vincent Cable07/01/2008TwickenhamLiberal DemocratSigned
David Howarth07/01/2008CambridgeLiberal DemocratSigned
Menzies Campbell16/01/2008North East FifeLiberal DemocratSigned

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