Publication - Independent report

Single-use disposable cups: EPECOM recommendations

Published: 17 Jul 2019
Environment and Forestry Directorate
Part of:
Environment and climate change

The first report from Expert Panel on Environmental Charging and Other Measures (EPECOM) sets out its recommendations to tackle the dependence on, and environmental impact of, single-use disposable beverage cups in Scotland.

Single-use disposable cups: EPECOM recommendations
Annex B: Supporting Documents

Annex B: Supporting Documents

Knowledge Account on single-use disposable beverage cups.

Rapid review of charging for disposable coffee cups and other waste minimisation measure: Full literature review (University of Cardiff, 2019). 

Case Study of Scottish Government ban of single-use disposable cups.