Not only the G7 ministers of environment and energy convened in Halifax, Canada from the 18th to 21st of September 2018 but also representatives of major consumer goods makers and retailers as, for instance, Ikea and Unilever.
PACKITECO - OUR MISSION We at Packiteco offer a marketplace for both - suppliers and customers, to promote the proliferation and utilisation of biodegradable and environmentally friendly foodservice products.
When the EU in May 2018 announced the proposed ban on single-use plastic items, it was considered a revolution. However, these plans are far away from being done and dusted since the ban is likely to enter into force in 2021 – earliest.
Photodegradable or biodegradable?
First of all, there are two main types of degradation processes associated with plastics: photodegradable and biodegradable.
In times of abundance and a vast variety of disposable products, it becomes more and more important to think about consumption and production patterns as well as resources.