There is a vast amount of packaging waste in Singapore, accounting for ⅓ of the whole quantity of domestic waste disposed. Where does this waste come from? How is this waste currently treated? And how can we improve the situation?
BEAUTY & PERSONAL CARE
Recycling may be a popular buzzword in the beauty industry, however, many brands have not made it convenient nor practical to do so. Each bottle contains up to 5 or 6 different plastic materials, with some being difficult to open and clean without breaking them apart and others being made with materials that cannot be recycled.