Pangilinan to industry: Be ‘greener’ this 2021, mass-produce alternatives to single-use plastics

, Pangilinan to industry: Be ‘greener’ this 2021, mass-produce alternatives to single-use plastics, TheCircularEconomy.com

As consumer giants Coca-Cola and Carlsberg recently announced the switch to plant-based plastics that break down within a year, Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan encourages local manufacturers to follow suit.  Pangilinan noted that his Senate Bill 40, which seeks to ban the use, manufacture, and importation of single-use plastic, also encourages the research and development of biodegradable alternatives, and incentivizes individuals and groups, including businesses, that manufacture these alternatives.

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