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Study Identifies 4 Major Drivers of Europe’s Food Waste Problem

Europe has a growing food waste problem. According to a recent study from the Institute for European Environmental Policy for Friends of the Earth Europe and Zero Waste Europe, that food waste problem may be…

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Glasgow Debuts Million-Dollar Sustainability Incentive Program

Scotland is taking the lead in sustainable packaging. Recently, Zero Waste Scotland—an environmental activist group supported by the Scottish government and the European Regional Development Fund—announced a £1,000,000 fund was created to encourage companies to…

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Nestlé Eyes 100% Sustainable Packaging by 2025

Nestlé, the international food and beverage juggernaut that’s headquartered in Switzerland, recently announced its goal of creating 100% of its packaging from reusable or recyclable materials by 2025. The food manufacturer hopes that none of…

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McDonald’s Aims for Fully Sustainable Packaging by 2025

It’s no secret trash is a growing problem that threatens the entire world. It’s estimated that the world, collectively, will generate 6 million metric tons of garbage each day in 2025—a shocking 70% increase from…

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Retailers Lead the Charge toward Bio-Based Packaging

Retrieved from: https://www.environmentalleader.com/2017/05/retailers-lead-charge-toward-bio-based-packaging/, May 22, 2017, by Jennifer Hermes Retailers, with their increased use of sustainable packaging, are playing a leading role in encouraging consumers to adopt bio-based packaging materials; manufacturers and retailers that adopt…

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