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# microbeads

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Microbeads have officially been outlawed in Ireland
EU gives Ireland the green light to introduce microbead ban
Irish teenager wins global science award for removing microplastics from water
Law to ban microbeads in Ireland set to be published
The government is declaring war in 2019 (on single-use plastics)
Ireland set to ban plastic microbeads as Cabinet approves drafting of new law
Public health could be 'at risk' from exposure to microplastics in drinking water
Ireland can't wait for EU ban on microbeads and is pressing on with its own
Government to propose its own microbeads ban, calling other parties' bills 'flawed and confused'
Have an opinion on microbeads? The government wants to hear views on proposed ban
Government to oppose Greens' bid to ban microbeads, claiming bill breaches EU rules
Ireland could be next to ban microbeads (if politicians can agree on it)
Britain wants a global ban on microbeads - so what's Ireland going to do about it?
US bans soaps, body washes and toothpastes containing microbeads