“Today, many buyers and sellers of waste paper don’t necessarily know the true value of a paper product,” says Fox. “They only have a limited perspective of the local market, so there is a lack of transparency. But here, they know what they get.”
“The PizzaRound is the future of pizza boxes,” said World Pizza Champion Glenn Cybulski, who consulted World Centric on the design and tested its performance.
Rachel Morier, Director of Sustainability, states, “We hope the checklist acts as a starting point for a much larger collaborative discussion as more companies and their suppliers strive to meet the demands for a true circular economy.”
A division of L’Oréal USA, Seed Phytonutrients is demonstrating its commitment to sustainable packaging with a recycled, recyclable, compostable, paper-based pump bottle that was designed for use in the shower.
“To some degree it’s been a surprise to me because I’ve never seen people so excited about packaging, but our parents really are,” she says.
“The consumer needs to be educated to not throw something that can be recycled in the garden or in the ocean or on the ground.”