09 Sep '11, 8pm

Fact o' the Day: 34% of our trash is paper & cardboard. Here's one way to cut that:

Fact o' the Day: 34% of our trash is paper & cardboard. Here's one way to cut that:

Malt-O-Meal has an agenda: it is out to change your mind about the cereal aisle. “We think it’s time that people start changing the way they think about cereal and start getting smarter about how that cereal is packaged,” says Linda Fisher, consumer marketing manager for Malt-O-Meal. Walk down the cereal aisle and you will see shelves lined with boxes. In a category that has long been dominated by boxed cereal, Malt-O-Meal is working to show consumers that there is a better, smarter way to buy their cereal – and it doesn’t have to cost more to do it. Through the company’s new Bag The Box initiative , Malt-O-Meal is setting out to show consumers that they not only can save money, but they can also feel good about buying more sustainable packaging by rethinking the box and buying cereal in a bag. “We’re a small company – a David among Goliaths – and we originally introduced ...

Full article: http://earth911.com/news/2011/09/01/malt-o-meal-cereal-bag/

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