The Botanical Food Company has adopted Environmental Code of Practice for Packaging (EcoPP), recognising it in product development processes, and implementing changes to reduce the impact of packaging waste on the environemnt.
Botanical Food Company’s packaging suppliers would supply their packaging in cartons. Once empty these cartons were broken down and sent to offsite recyclers.
They negotiating with a major packaging supplier to supply packaging in the same sized carton that the Botanical Food Company uses to finished goods. This meant that they could reuse over 36.000 empty cartons per year, which equates to an 18% reducion in total waste annually