First Mile and Vegware team up to stop compostable packaging ending up in landfill

Madeleine Cuff
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Vegware customers can now order a RecycleBox from First Mile to store put used Vegware packaging, which First Mile will come and collect

Compostable packaging is often touted as the solution to the problem of single-use plastics, but rather than breaking down into compost as intended the supposedly sustainable material still frequently...

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