Infographic illustrates growth and prominence of recycled packaging

Shurtape compiles statistics depicting changes in the packaging industry, including a 51% increase in paper recovery since 1990.
By Modern Materials Handling Staff
October 16, 2013 - MMH Editorial

As more companies take environmental stewardship into consideration along their supply chains, recyclable and recycled packaging have seen significant growth. According to a recently released infographic from Shurtape, this trend impacts consumer perceptions, energy consumption associated with corrugated package production, and the overall growth of the packaging industry.

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Josh Bond, Contributing Editor
Josh Bond is a contributing editor to Modern. In addition to working on Modern's annual Casebook and being a member of the Show Daily team, Josh covers lift trucks for the magazine.

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