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'Secondary raw material from our balers is integrated into the recycling cycle'

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Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Oct-07 Wed 08:45
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Waste disposal is an important aspect of retail - even if it takes place almost exclusively behind the scenes. The entire chain benefits from optimized waste disposal: "In principle, all links in the supply chain for fruit and vegetables are our main customers. Starting with the producers and…

New product solves old plastic problem in the banana industry

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Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Oct-06 Tue 12:40
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Banana importer AgroFair is fair trade certified. But the certification has no rules about what the company should do with the large amount of plastic waste it produces. AgroFair is aiming for sustainable production. The company is using a subsidy from the Fund for Responsible Business to set up local…