Packaging is moving away from oil

Posted on June 11, 2012 by DrRossH in Plastic Waste News

Plastics & Rubber Weekly – Design Chain: Packaging is moving away from oil.

While it is good to read about so much activity going into find other types of plastic compared to what we are used to now, unfortunately most of this work is being used to make plastics for a lower cost and wihtout a dependancy on the oil companies.  There is little being done to address the disposal issues of the waste these plastic items which will still pollute our environment as much as a conventional plastic will do.