The global economy is only around 9% circular. In other words, of all the new material that humans extract from the planet in a year, only 9% is recycled. The other 91% is dumped, released into the atmosphere or joins an ever-growing mound of stuff.
Can Food Packaging be Circular Too?
Black plastic used for ready meals often ends up in landfill along with other non-recyclable materials. But Swindon-based Recycling Technologies hopes to change that.
Read the full article on The Food Rush: 6 British Food Initiatives Getting the Circular Economy Rolling.