10 Steps to Greener Packaging

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8. Test it

When using recycled materials such as plastics, you most likely will not know exactly what products were melted down and reformed into your new green packaging. Low-quality industrial plastics can sometimes make their way into recycled materials and have the ability to taint what it touches. Especially when working with food or children’s products, invest in a consultant or expert who can make sure your products are safe. A little time and money up front could avoid a major disaster down the road.