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Six Common Recycling Mistakes You Might Be Making.

Six Common Recycling Mistakes You Might Be Making.

Recycling your packaging is a great way to reduce your environmental impact and help with resource conservation. But did you know that when recycling gets contaminated with non-recyclables it makes it extremely difficult or even impossible to properly sort the items? Sometimes entire batches of recyclables have to be dumped into the landfill due to contamination. Learning how to properly recycle your packaging and other household items can help streamline the process in recycling facilities which leads to better efficiency….

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Eco-Friendly Packaging for Food Takeout & Delivery

Eco-Friendly Packaging for Food Takeout & Delivery

Thanks to the rise of third party delivery services and improved technology, takeout food has become extremely popular in recent years. In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic drastically changed the restaurant industry and many restaurants had to promote takeout and delivery just to stay in business. One of the lesser talked about downsides to this increase in takeout and delivery is the increase in packaging waste it produces. When customers dine at a restaurant they are usually given their food on…

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Eco-Friendly Packaging for E-Commerce: What You Need to Know

Eco-Friendly Packaging for E-Commerce: What You Need to Know

E-commerce packaging has become essential for many businesses as they change and adapt to consumer’s needs and wants. With the additional factor of COVID-19 causing a huge increase in the need for online retail, e-commerce is growing extremely fast this year. One of the biggest issues with e-commerce is the environmental impact of everything involved. While shipping and transportation have a prominent environmental impact, packaging seems to be the most controversial aspect of e-commerce practices. Large companies like Amazon have…

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What Happens To Packaging When You Recycle It?

What Happens To Packaging When You Recycle It?

The idea of recycling is promoted and advertised constantly, but do you ever wonder what happens to your recycled items after they reach the bin? Recycling is widely regarded as a positive action, and is highly supported in the packaging industry, but many people don’t know how recycling actually works. There are different processes in place to recycle various materials as efficiently as possible. It’s important for packaging suppliers and buyers to know how the recycling process works so they can…

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