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  1. Sustainable packaging|Features|7 principles to follow

     

    Sustainable packaging|Features|7 principles to follow

     

    What is sustainable packaging?

     

    Eco-friendly packaging is one that minimally affects the environment during its life cycle. Impact can be assessed in several dimensions:

    • How many resources were spent and how dirty the production is?
    • Are recyclable and renewable raw materials used?
    • Can the packaging be reused?
    • Safety for humans. For example, when heated, the packaging should not be distinguished by harmful substances.
    • Functionality. Packaging should preserve the appearance and quality of the product, as well as improve its storage conditions.
    • Is it possible to quickly manufacture and how much will it cost?
    • Is there

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