Mastercard takes aim at non-recyclable credit cards with sustainable materials database

Cecilia Keating
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Payment cards materials are verified at Mastercard's UK lab|Credit: Mastercard
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Payment cards materials are verified at Mastercard's UK lab|Credit: Mastercard

Initiative aims to encourage banks to adopt credit and debit cards made from recycled, chlorine-free, biodegradable and ocean plastics

Mastercard has launched a directory of sustainable alternatives to non-recyclable and virgin plastic payment cards, in a bid to takle the mountain of plastic credit and debit cards which end up in landfill...

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