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Reduce or recycle: What’s better for the environment?

Tom Szaky CEO, TerraCycle

Maverick recycler Szaky uses Stonyfield Farm’s yogurt cups as an example to illustrate how the sustainability benefits of light-weighting packaging can sometimes outweigh the perceived advantages of recycling.

Thomas Oris Procurement Manager, Morton Salt

Sustainability and the Obama Administration
Oris contemplates the implications for packagers of President Obama’s budget plans, and whether recycling will play any part in the president’s efforts to increase clean energy sources.

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