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Results: What to do with plastic coathangers

Ban them

100.00% • 2 votes

Tax them like carrier bags

0% • 0 votes

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2 votes in total.

    • Sooetie
    • By Sooetie 3rd Dec 17, 9:37 PM
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    What do you do with Plastic Coathangers?
    • #1
    • 3rd Dec 17, 9:37 PM
    What do you do with Plastic Coathangers? 3rd Dec 17 at 9:37 PM
    They are freely given by stores

    How many have you thrown away?

    It seems you can't recycle them so should they be



    Pay a tax like carrier bags
    Last edited by Sooetie; 03-12-2017 at 9:52 PM.
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    • carlislelass
    • By carlislelass 4th Dec 17, 4:43 PM
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    Donate them to charity shops.
    Originally posted by elsien

    Ours won't accept them
    • Ectophile
    • By Ectophile 4th Dec 17, 8:52 PM
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    I hang clothes on them. It saves buying hangers.

    But my local Tesco has a hanger recycling bin if I ever want to get rid of any.
    If it sticks, force it.
    If it breaks, well it wasn't working right anyway.
    • Judi
    • By Judi 4th Dec 17, 9:00 PM
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    I leave them at the store.
    'Holy crap on a cracker!'
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