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Defining ‘reuse’ for sustainable scorekeeping

Pw 3310 Sean Sabre
Sean Sabre, Manager, Global Supply Chain Innovation, ModusLink Global Solutions, Supplier

Sabre starts a thought-provoking discussion on the difficulties surrounding defining the term “reuse” in the sustainable packaging context. “As a designer, why would you design for ‘secondary use’ if no credit will be given? If it isn’t practical to send a refill pouch to someone to dump into their jelly jars does that mean they shouldn’t be called reusable?” Sabre asks. See 6 responses to this question: greenerpackage.com/node/2869

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