Aldi pledges to halve plastic packaging by 2025

Cecilia Keating
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A reusable bag used in Aldi stores | Credit: Aldi
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A reusable bag used in Aldi stores | Credit: Aldi

Aldi said it would work with suppliers to remove the equivalent of 2.2 billion single items of plastic of its shelves within the next five years

Aldi has committed to halve the volume of plastic packaging it uses in the UK by 2025, a move it estimates will prevent 74,000 tonnes of plastic packaging from reaching supermarket shelves. In plans...

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