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House of Lords: Fair Trade Goods

Volume 713: debated on Tuesday 20 October 2009

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To ask the Chairman of Committees which fair trade goods and produce the House of Lords Refreshment Department purchases; and what plans the department has to expand these. [HL5683]

The Refreshment Department currently offers the following fair trade items: hot drinks such as tea, coffee and chocolate; confectionery bars, biscuits and cakes; sugar sachets; and bananas when they are available. The department looks to expand the range of fair trade products whenever new goods are being procured.