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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, produced

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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

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