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How to Reduce Packaging Waste
26 Jul

How to Reduce Packaging Waste

Among consumers and businesses alike, it’s common knowledge that sustainability is one of the biggest concerns facing our society. The waste that comes from packaging takes up huge amounts of our landfills and many do not understand how to best recycle, reuse, or otherwise dispose of that waste. To assist everyone involved in the packaging lifecycle, here are some helpful, easy ways on how to reduce packaging waste.
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5 ways to prevent waste in your packaging program
20 Jul

5 ways to prevent waste in your packaging program

If you're like most businesses, you're looking for ways to cut costs. Have you considered cost cutting in your packaging program? Source reduction, recycling, and an efficient packaging program continue to be the traditional go-to methods for helping to both minimize the amount of waste sent to landfills in the U.S. and to minimize the cost of that waste to companies. And a recently released 20th Anniversary edition of “A Study of Packaging Efficiency, As It Relates to Waste Prevention” report, produ …
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Packaging waste and expenses changing faces
30 Dec

Packaging waste and expenses changing faces

Environmentalists have been speaking of the destruction resulting from excess packaging waste for quite some time but not until of late has it been seen as a detriment to business as well. Using too much material has owned a spot on the back burner for many operations managers due to greater importance given to labor and production costs. Packaging waste from business processes is quickly becoming a major cost to both the environment and overhead costs. Moving in the direction of a lean and efficient …
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