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Creating a circular plastic economy

Plastic credits scheme may help to encourage recycling and reduce the usage of virgin plastic materials in products.

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Efforts to increase plastic recycling have met with limited success, so a plastic credit system may give producers added incentive to switch to more sustainable alternatives.

LET'S face it. We simply can't get rid of plastic in our modern life today. Especially not when they're in every aspect of our daily lives and the economy in general. Take the singular example of disposable plastic containers, the use of which surged during the circuit breaker period in...

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