Policy and Regulation, Retail & Consumer

Unilever, Johnson & Johnson and others disclose plastics data ahead of UN treaty talks

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If growth in single-use plastic production continues, it could account for up to 10% of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, according to CDP (Photo: Issei Kato/Reuters)

Backers of the Global Plastics Treaty say current negotiations are a ‘once-in-a-generation’ chance to tackle plastic pollution globally through legally binding rules

Global conglomerates Unilever and Johnson & Johnson are among the more than 3,000 companies that have disclosed plastic-related data for the first time, CDP, the initiative formerly ...

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