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The end-of-life carbon footprint of single-use cardboard boxes is 94% higher than that of reusable plastic crates

By Sahar Azarkamand, researcher of the ARECO Fellowship of the UNESCO Chair on Life Cycle If the world’s population were to reach between 9.4 and 10.2 billion by 2050, it would require resources equivalent to almost three planets to sustain our current way of life. This underscores the need for improvements in all our resource management systems (UN, 2017). Packaging…