Plastic bottles have come a long way in recent years. Consumer demand for more choice, along with an increased focus on environmental issues, has caused businesses to embrace innovation and re-evaluate their options when it comes to product packaging.
The UK Plastics Pact set out several goals for businesses to achieve by 2025, including for ‘100% of plastic packaging to be reusable, recyclable, or compostable’ and for ‘an average of 30% recycled content across all plastic packaging’. Many high-profile companies have signed the pact, leading to a shift in packaging standards.
As a supplier of bottled water, Water Direct has prioritised and exceeded these goals, using only plastic bottles that are 100% recyclable, with a minimum of 50% recycled plastic.
But recycled plastic is just one option…