Environment-the Coca-Cola company has, for the second year in a row, the brand behind most of the pieces of plastic trash that is everywhere in the world, to be collected in organized clean-ups. The frisdrankfabrikant will be followed up by Nestlé and Pepsi.
At a opruimactie due to the movement of the Break-Free-From-Plastic – (BFFP), of these companies, most of these are found. The campaign consisted of 448 organized clean-ups in 50 countries and on 6 continents around the world.
the Other companies in the top 10 Mondeléz International, Unilever, Mars, Procter & Gamble, Colgate-Palmolive, Philip Morris, Perfetti Van Melle.
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“This report provides further evidence that the companies are in urgent further action to be taken to the plastic pollution that they cause, is to address”, said Von Hernandez, the coordinator at the BFFP. “They can still use the wegwerpplastic for packaging, and then into the environment in the end. Recycling will not fix it.”
Nearly 1,800 organizations are members of the BFFP. They have therefore called on the companies to find innovative solutions to pollution problems.