Iceland ditches plastic for bananas but still think they need packaging

Iceland boss Richard Walker has admitted the group still has a ‘mountain to climb’ on its plastic-free pledge after it was forced back to the drawing board on two key trials.

The supermarket had to reintroduce plastic packaging across its bananas this summer – equating to 10 million plastic bags a year – after its paper band replacement failed to live up to hopes.

In May, Iceland also scrapped a plastic-free greengrocer trial that was running in Liverpool after just three...
source: Metro

2019-07-22 09:44
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