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OPERATIONS
according to the company.
The amount collected from the
paper bag charge will be donated
to each store's local food bank
and United Way. In 2021, the
more than $1.7 million Wegmans
collected and donated from the
bag charge was used to increase
access to wholesome food and
address the most critical needs of
its communities.
To help retailers make the move
from plastic to reusable as easy
as possible, a new service from
Jersey City, N.J.-based GOATOTE
allows grocery shoppers to
check out reusable bags at
in-store kiosks and return them
for fresh ones during their next
shopping trip.
GOATOTE, a winner of the
Beyond the Bag Challenge, is
piloting its system in select CVS
Pharmacy and Target stores
across New Jersey, advancing
reusable bag alternatives as the
state enacts its ban on single-use
plastic bags, according to the
company.
For the pilots, GOATOTE is
partnering with 99Bridges for the
technology platform that powers
its reusable bag system.
Target date 2025
Helping commissaries,
retailers and their supplier
partners transition into a more
environmentally-friendly
packaging world is the U.S.
Plastics Pact, which launched in
2021 with the aim of achieving
2025 circular economy goals.
The pact is a partnership
between The Recycling
Partnership and World Wildlife
Fund (WWF) as part of the Ellen
MacArthur Foundation's global
Plastics Pact Network. Its goals
include:
* Define a list of packaging to
be designated as problematic
or unnecessary and take
measures to eliminate them
by 2025.
* 100% of plastic packaging
will be reusable, recyclable or
compostable by 2025.
* Undertake ambitious actions to
effectively recycle or compost
50 percent of plastic packaging
by 2025.
* And an average of 30%
recycled content or
responsibly sourced biobased
content by 2025.
While participation in the pact
is voluntary, member companies
and organizations are required
to submit annual reporting that
outlines progress made toward
the four goals.
80%
of Americans are
concerned about
the environment
in general
84%
have specific
concerns about
plastic and
packaging waste
(Ipsos)
Engagement
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Covered by one or more of the following U.S. Patents: 5,330,064; 5,386,787; 5,471,922; 5,503,087; 5,628,522; 5,957,309; 6,149,120;
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