Plastic coffee cups tamped out in nation-first ban

By Jacob Shteyman
Updated March 2 2024 - 2:30pm, first published 2:24pm
Single-use, non-compostable coffee cups are now banned in WA but compostable cups are still allowed. (Diego Fedele/AAP PHOTOS)
Single-use, non-compostable coffee cups are now banned in WA but compostable cups are still allowed. (Diego Fedele/AAP PHOTOS)

Hundreds of millions of coffee cups are expected to be saved from landfill as the nation's first ban on plastic-lined takeaway cups takes effect.

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