Gartner Research

How to Tackle the Single-Use Plastic Packaging Waste Crisis

Published: 27 June 2019

ID: G00392271

Analyst(s): John Blake, Sarah Watt

Summary

Consumers are increasingly aware of the environmental harm caused by single-use plastic packaging. Supply chain leaders responsible for packaging should use this research as a catalyst for developing sustainable packaging strategies.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Set Reduction Targets and Identify Alternatives to Plastic Packaging
  • Bring Plastic-Free Products or Services to Market
  • Engage With Consumers on Product Purchase and Packaging Disposal Decisions

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