Companies have pledged to reduce the amount of plastic used in packaging. Photo: SCMPCompanies have pledged to reduce the amount of plastic used in packaging. Photo: SCMP
Companies have pledged to reduce the amount of plastic used in packaging. Photo: SCMP

More than half of candy sold in Hong Kong packaged in unspecified plastic, survey finds

  • Green Earth urges companies to switch to materials such as paper to wrap products and provide consumers with the option to buy loose goods
  • International giants Ferrero, Mars and Nestle have all pledged to switch to 100 per cent reusable, recyclable or biodegradable packaging by 2025
Topic |   Hong Kong environmental issues
Companies have pledged to reduce the amount of plastic used in packaging. Photo: SCMPCompanies have pledged to reduce the amount of plastic used in packaging. Photo: SCMP
Companies have pledged to reduce the amount of plastic used in packaging. Photo: SCMP
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