5 Ideas for Plastic Free July
July 1, 2024 at 10:53 am

July is about more than fireworks and cookouts. For millions of people around the world, it’s also a time to raise awareness about plastic pollution – and take active measures to cut down on waste.

Burger King Expands Reusable Drinkware Program in Europe
June 18, 2024 at 10:48 am

In the hunt for more environmentally friendly packaging and food products, restaurants and other food-industry businesses have been trying to hit a moving target sort of. The legislation changes and varies from state to state and country to country. And legislation is more concrete – consumer habits are even more challenging to meet. But companies…

How an Aggressive, Invasive Plant Could Be Used for Biodegradable Food Packaging
June 12, 2024 at 11:45 am

Fast food companies and restaurants have been on the hunt for a greener food packaging option for years. Here in the U.S., it’s often just adapting to consumer buying habits as younger generations demand environmentalism from the businesses they buy from, but other times both domestically and abroad, it’s the result of changes in legislation…

NY Bill Would Limit Plastic Packaging, Aim To Increase Recyclability
May 20, 2024 at 12:43 pm

A new piece of legislation passed in New York may transfer the cost of recycling plastic packaging to the vendor, rather than the consumer through traditional processes. It’s part of an overall effort in the state to limit the plastic packaging ending up in landfills.