Untold stories: Dark site of plastic recycling sector

Sharing with Eco- Business - Asia Pacific's sustainable business community; Josse Kunst- CL2B co -founder has stated the lack of transparency in recycling sector is the reason for factories in China are mixing cheaper virgin plastic with recycled plastic and selling it as 100 per cent post-consumer content.


'' Material passports document the contents and source of a product, helping to determine how it can be recycled and re-used. Kunst suggested that blockchain technology could support the introduction of material passports, and help to build a circular economy for plastics. ''


Read more at: https://www.eco-business.com/news/cheap-virgin-plastic-is-being-sold-as-recycled-plastic-its-time-for-better-recycling-certification/

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