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Officials from China's Ministry of Ecology and Environment China recently announced a wide-ranging guideline that is set to have a major impact on the future use of plastic in areas such as disposable packaging and single-use products.
Most people take it for granted that recycled packaging comes with a higher cost of production, but how many consumers are willing to actually pay a premium for their products to have eco-friendly credentials?
Last week, the European Parliament voted overwhelmingly to ban the most common single-use plastic products, including plastic cutlery, straws, mixers and balloon sticks, by 2021.
Plastic bag is a daily consumable, and a large number of plastic bags are consumed every year in our country, which brought serious environmental pollution and waste of resources. To improve the problem, the State Council, China's cabinet, issued a ban on plastic bags in 2007.
The process of embedding the principles of the circular economy in cities has been seeking support as the best way to improve sustainability and resilience without compromising economic growth, wealth and well-being.
In recent years, sustainable development has been a hot topic as consumers increasingly aware of the importance of protecting the environment. Packaging is one of the largest sources of human waste, and most people contribute waste without thinking about it. Waste in Australia is growing at twice th ...