Our products & plastics

Plastic in Tea Bags

About half of our UK Yorkshire Tea bags are now plant-based.

We’re replacing the oil-based plastic in our tea bags with a plant-based plastic called PLA, and about 1⁄2 of our UK Yorkshire Tea bags have now switched.

Box sizePlant based?Look for this Best Before date
40 Since February 2021July 2022 or later
80 TBA (Summer 2021)TBA
160 Since March 2021August 2022 or later
210 Since April 2021September 2022 or later
240 Since March 2020August 2021 or later