New £50 note will contain animal fat Bank of England confirms
It has been confirmed by the Bank of England that the new £50 will contain animal fat.
The plastic notes will contain tallow the same as the £5, £10 and £20 notes.
It will be made of Polymer after “careful consideration.”
A spokesperson for the Bank of England said:
“Within this process and after careful consideration, the Bank has decided that the composition of the polymer for the next £50 will be the same as for the current £5, £10 and £20.”