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‘Why now is the time for brands to invest in recycled plastics and waste-picker communities’

Ethical Corporation

July 1, 2020

Author: Andrew Almack

The Covid-19 crisis has provided brands with a rare opportunity to reset their supply chain strategy and create a plan for achieving their recycling goals. Plastic waste is a concern for many businesses, especially in the packaging industry, where “branded litter” flows into ocean-bound waterways at an unprecedented rate of almost a truckload per minute.Image: Channels: EnvironmentTags: ocean plasticEllen Macarthur FoundationThe Body Shoprecycled plasticwaste workersCovid-19

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