In India, where only 56% of the plastic produced each day is collected, local authorities are having to innovate to reduce waste.
The world leader in household products, Reckitt Benckiser, now known as RB, is partnering with Veolia to increase the use of recycled plastic in its packaging.
Funded by the EU under the Horizon 2020 program, PlasticTwist supports plastic reuse practices.
In October 2019, Air New Zealand replaced plastic cups with edible cups on board its aircraft.
The Alliance to End Plastic Waste brings together more than 40 leading global companies and a record investment of $1.5 billion to fight plastic waste in the environment.