10 Steps to Greener Packaging

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5. Look at the bottom line

Because it takes more time and effort, environmental packaging is often more expensive than traditional packaging options. Before you leap into green manufacturing, consider how this change will affect your company financially. If your company can afford at least a temporary drop in revenue or if you predict green packaging might eventually boost sales, charge full steam ahead. If money is tight, reconsider starting with more modest environmental options that won’t break the bank.