UK: Stores sign up to voluntary ban on acid sales to teenagers

Some of the country’s largest retailers including Wickes, B&Q, Screwfix and Tesco have signed the list of commitments, which include checking the age of buyers both in store and online.

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  • Dana Garcia

    Banning certain diverse teenagers would be a better plan, but it’s late for that.

    • Editor

      Admitting it is a problem almost exclusively within that certain group of diverse teenagers and identifying the basis of their motivation might also help considering the truth of your last comment.

  • mauser 98

    ban butter knives while at it

  • tom_billesley

    BCF readers will be familiar with the demographics of Tower Hamlets
    http://www.eastlondonlines.co.uk/2017/12/mayor-launches-new-charter-curb-acid-attacks-tower-hamlets/

  • UCSPanther

    I wonder when Britain will ban lead-acid batteries?