Sustainability

Plastics Phase-Out: Exposure through the value chain

Plastics concerns are well past a tipping point of public concern and regulatory action.

08/21/2019

Seema Suchak

Seema Suchak

Sustainable Investment Analyst

Elly Irving

Elly Irving

Sustainable Investment Analyst

Plastics use has come under intense scrutiny over the last year. Prompted by headlines like ‘More plastic than fish in the oceans by 2050‘ and ‘UN commits to stop ocean plastic waste‘, consumers and regulators have turned their attention to an issue that has escaped mainstream focus until recently. Plastics concerns are well past a tipping point of public concern and regulatory action.

 

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