Archive for July 6, 2018
As the world comes to grips with the latest reports about the amount of plastic waste that is generated by everyone in the world, especially Americans, it is no wonder that manufacturing plants are doing everything in their power to make sure that they are limiting the unnecessary use of plastics. From redesigning reusable clamshells so that they are less wasteful to the reengineering of shooting glasses cases, there are many ways that the plastics industry is going to start policing itself in an effort to control the over use of plastic packaging and various containers.
The latest reports indicate that as many as 150 million metric tons of plastic currently litter the oceans of the world. In fact, a 2016 Ellen MacArthur Foundation report indicated that if the world does not take action, by the year 2050, there may be more plastic in the ocean than fish. Although recent developments in reusable Continue Reading No Comments