ESG issues — environmental, social, and governance — are becoming more important to companies in the plastics supply chain, driven by regulators, investors, NGOs and the public.
In our October Sustainable Plastics Live, Karen Laird talked about ESG strategies, with an emphasis on carbon reduction and increased circularity.
We also previewed the sustainability trends we expect to see at K 2022, which will run Oct. 19-26 in Düsseldorf, Germany. Sign up here to get all of Plastics News K show newsletters, including our show dailies.
“Collaboration is key,” Laird said, to solve the nagging issues of collection, quality and infrastructure needed to make the industry more circular.