Nowadays, most people are aware that paper and cardboard can be recycled, but get confused when it comes to products such as food bags, takeaway packaging or padded envelopes.
Well-intentioned consumers are often faced with confusing choices when it comes to recycling. Which bin does this go in? What do these numbers mean? Do I have to take the cap off? What about these grease spots? The truth is, consumers often just don’t read recycling instructions. Not out of laziness, but because they’re frequently difficult to make head or tail of.
There are a number of steps brands can take in order to improve recycling behaviours. Here are some of them: