Ireland is making it's waste economy more circular

That means we will be moving away from single use and encouraging reuse, where possible.

As part of this strategy the Irish government will introduce a single-use levy at the end of 2022.

Business owner Stephen O'Dwyer is ahead of the curve and has already introduced a tiered pricing structure in his restaurants. We spoke to Stephen to find out why he is doing this and how it's being received by his customers.

Video edited and co-created by Angela Ruttledge, Lyndsey O'Connell and Virginie Girerd (@laurelaivigi)

Video made for Sick of Plastic Campaign (facilitated by VOICE Ireland and Friends of the Earth Ireland)