One third of waste in developed countries comes from packaging alone.
Evaluate the packaging used in your business. Can you eliminate single-use containers? A simple switch from corrugated cardboard to reusable plastic shipping containers saved Pepsi-Cola $44 million.
At LA & SF Specialty, a food distributor with over 350,000 square feet of warehouse space, used cardboard boxes are picked up by drivers and reused in the warehouse. Damaged pallets are also repaired and supplied back into the distribution chain.