29 Jan '16, 11pm

The Body Shop to Reduce Use of Oil-Based Plastic Packaging by 70%

is launching a new global initiative to reduce the use of oil-based plastic packaging by 70 percent by 2020. In an announcement on Thursday, the beauty firm said it plans to explore a “number of new academic, technology, and research partnerships” regarding product packaging, product design, and product-life extension. “The Body Shop is a company that has pioneered different ways of thinking, a legacy we’re immensely proud of,” Christopher Davis, international director of corporate social responsibility at The Body Shop International, said in a statement. “We want to take action to reduce our impact on the planet, radically reinterpreting the way we sell and buy cosmetics and how our customers use them.”

Full article: http://www.ecouterre.com/the-body-shop-to-reduce-use-of-o...

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