Friday, January 26, 2007

The Packaging Problem

Tired of all of that excess packaging that fills your trash, litters the countryside and is absolutely unnecessary? Help is on the way... Today Dogwood Alliance announced the creation of their packaging campaign to help solve the packaging problem, here is an excerpt from their blog:

This week is the kick-off of Dogwood Alliance’s packaging campaign. This campaign targets companies that use paper-packaging products sourced from endangered Southern forests.

Think about it - what could be more wasteful than when a company cuts down trees to make the packaging we discard after purchasing the product? Does the box that my Dove soap comes in really need to be made of virgin material harvested from some of the world’s most biodiverse forests? You can help us make a difference…

Read more of our blog, and sign our packaging pledge!

1 comment:

mansaprints said...

Paper packaging is always good for environment with respect to plastic packaging.