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Packaging and the environment

alternatives, trends, and solutions

by Susan E. M. Selke

  • 359 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Technomic Pub. Co. in Lancaster, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Packaging waste -- Environmental aspects.,
  • Packaging waste -- Management.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSusan E.M. Selke.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD797.9 .S45 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 248 p. :
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1439225M
    ISBN 101566761042
    LC Control Number93061891

      When it comes to choosing the right packaging for your needs, it is easy to get wrapped up in the aesthetics of the design or the practicality of the size or material. But you should also consider the effect your chosen packaging may have on the environment. Fly-tipped rubbish and landfills have long been a problem facing the world. PACKAGING AND THE ENVIRONMENT With the support of. European countries are preparing to implement a brand new set of waste and recycling laws, following announced that all of its packaging will come from sustainable sources by – up from half today. Within seven years, all .

      The role of packaging and the environment has been a hot topic for over twenty years. Over that time the emphasis has shifted somewhat, from the initial concerns regarding landfill to today’s emphasis on reducing co2 emissions. Ultimately, it is about conserving precious resources so that they can be enjoyed by future generations. No discussion. Redesigning packaging to reduce waste and making our private-label products in responsible ways. Continue Reading. Social responsibility. Amazon is strongly committed to conducting our business in a lawful and ethical manner, including engaging with suppliers who respect human rights, provide safe and inclusive workplaces, and promote a.

    Reducing the amount of packaging we use, or avoiding it altogether, is a very effective way of reducing our greenhouse gas emissions and its effect on our environment. We need government regulation and market incentives. Environment Victoria believes that there are two key things we can do to solve the packaging problem.


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