• Shipping joins the war on plastic packaging There’s been a tidal wave of change recently in the fight against plastic and change is coming for the shipping industry, as well. Consumers have spoken and the consensus points to the increasingly important need to phase out single-use plastics in consumer products, packaging, and shipping materials. Biodegradability and sustainability are key in today’s discerning […] Fwd News 0 Comments 2 months ago
  • More Asian countries ban import of waste materials Thailand is the latest country to close its ports to imports of scrap plastic for reprocessing in the wake of China’s clampdown on imports of waste material like plastic, paper and metal, following similar moves by Vietnam, Malaysia and Poland earlier this year. Singapore-based carrier APL confirmed in a customer advisory in June that plastic […] Fwd News 0 Comments July 5, 2018