ASA Council ignored its own Investigators’ recommendation when ruling on complaint against B&Q

Styropack asked the ASA to investigate its complaint that claims made by B&Q in its ‘Teabag Technology’ plant trays campaign were misleading. In one video B&Q made claims that polystyrene could not be recycled and in a second, the well-known actress Emilia Fox made the same statement and claimed that polystyrene is devastating to wildlife.[…]