There is no single solution to address this mayor global challenge, although many studies and documents address these issues in depth.
Three main aspects force us to find sustainable packaging solutions within the framework of a circular economy.
1. The world’s population will reach 9,7 billion by 2050, an increase of 2,4 billion from 2015.
2. Waste from packaging materials in landfills, rivers and oceans has significant increase significantly. A rough estimate for plastic indicates 78 million tons per year!
3. Food waste has increased to 1,3 billion tons per year.