Entries by FP International

Why PLA is not the answer

Plastic has been one of the most popular packaging materials, especially for shipping and delivery, since it is the lightest possible packaging material. However, plastic waste has been a main topic of concern nowadays. PLA has been introduced as a renewable source that can function as a fertilizer after its packaging life. This new and […]

Greenwashing and its consequences

Consumers are becoming more and more aware of the consequences of packaging and plastics consumption, increasing the demand for ‘green’ methods. ‘Biodegradable’, ‘sustainable’ and ‘eco-friendly’ are terms that are used more often by companies in order to respond to these consumer demands. However, companies often try to appear greener than they actually are. What is […]