CLEAN UP AND RECYCLE WEEK: 10-15 September 2018.

17 December 2018, Monday

Pick n Pay has outlined a number of initiatives it plans to implement to reduce the use of plastic in-store that it is not recycled or recyclable.

Food Lovers Market has introduced a new campaign entitled “Withdraw the Straw” which will replace all plastic straws with paper straws in their stores countrywide.

Woolworths have announced that they plan to become the first retailer in South Africa to contribute towards zero packaging waste by introducing 100% recyclable materials and support recycling infrastructure.

The Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, has pledged to remove all single-use plastics in India within the next four years.

American Express is currently developing a new credit card made entirely from plastic received from the ocean.

The Travel Corporation has announced plans to phase out all single-use plastics across its tourism and travel companies over the next five years.

WHAT IS YOUR COMPANY DOING TO PRODUCE ZERO WASTE TO LANDFILL?