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Trucost Report on Plastics

New report found that the environmental cost of using plastics in consumer goods and packaging is nearly four times less than it would be if plastics were replaced with alternative materials.

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End of life considerations for caps and closures

This week, I had the pleasure of speaking at Plastics News' annual Caps & Closures conference about end of use challenges for these important packaging products. As we work to solve the global challenge of marine litter, including ocean plastic, it’s never been...

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Peanuts can tell a remarkable sustainability story

It's been decades since major brands started transitioning peanut butter into plastic jars. It used to be a big deal! Best Foods started packaging Skippy peanut butter in plastic in 1988 as did Jif, citing consumer preference, as illustrated in this awesome little gem...

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Why Plastic Packaging

Plastics help make packaging lighter, shatter-resistant and more energy efficient. Plus, many plastic packages can be recycled or recovered for energy value. They’re innovative, sustainable and cost-effective.