Chinese food delivery giant Meituan Dianping has sharpened its focus on building an environmental value chain for takeaway delivery. Photo: XinhuaChinese food delivery giant Meituan Dianping has sharpened its focus on building an environmental value chain for takeaway delivery. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese food delivery giant Meituan Dianping has sharpened its focus on building an environmental value chain for takeaway delivery. Photo: Xinhua

Meituan Dianping steps up recycling drive amid deluge of plastic waste in China

  • The food delivery giant’s move follows Beijing’s plan to cut the production and use of plastic in the country over the next five years
  • The amount of waste accumulated by China’s e-commerce and express delivery sectors could reach 41.3 million tonnes by 2025

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Chinese food delivery giant Meituan Dianping has sharpened its focus on building an environmental value chain for takeaway delivery. Photo: XinhuaChinese food delivery giant Meituan Dianping has sharpened its focus on building an environmental value chain for takeaway delivery. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese food delivery giant Meituan Dianping has sharpened its focus on building an environmental value chain for takeaway delivery. Photo: Xinhua
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