As experts have discovered, one fifth of the plastic blister packs, foam pads, shrink films, etc. used can be replaced – by environmentally compatible solutions made of corrugated board. The Lebensmittel Zeitung has reported on this in detail.
Last year, Forum Ökologisch Verpacken commissioned a study from the Gesellschaft für Verpackungsmarktforschung (GVM), Mainz, Germany, to determine how much plastic packaging could be replaced by corrugated board.
Read the Lebensmittel Zeitung report from April 17, 2020 here.
You can find the detailed study on the website of our association VDW.