If you are worried that the packaging you are using is environmentally friendly or not? Then you should be, because all it is depends on what packaging materials we are using in our business.
In actual, these days you will find that if you are not using enough and right recyclable packaging then your company will getting taxed extra for it. But when it comes on thinking green then where will you start?
Then first of all you have to take a look on the company from where you are buying your packaging materials. Check their environmental policies for the start –you have to check even they have one. If they don’t have, then seriously you have to think about using another company.
First of all examine do they have set targets for how they recycling their own waste products? Secondly check how much packaging they supply you are made from recycled materials? Around seventy five percent is an ideal target.
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Does their cardboard and paper come from managed resources? When a tree is cut down to make paper, is another one planted in its place?
Do they look at new forms of green packaging proactively and then suggested you as the customer? If they do then it’s a very good sign.
Do they segregate their waste packaging proactively? Such that break their waste paper, cardboard waste, aluminum and plastic packaging.
So whenever it comes for selection of a packaging supplier then have a proper look at all the environmental policies.