The plastic challenge is stark: More than 8 million tons of plastic lands in the ocean each year, which means there will be more plastics in the ocean than fish by weight by 2050.

How does the supply chain function respond to the single-use plastics packaging waste crisis? 

This trends report describes three clear pathways that supply chain strategy and governance leadership responsible for packaging strategies can take to achieve plastic reduction: 

  • Use of alternative materials
  • Offering plastic-free products 
  • Consumer engagement