• Integrating the product and its packaging — meaning developing the packaging with the design of the product. The goal is to design a product where the packaging is not needed, or that the packaging is minimal, and or reusable, recyclable, or compostable.
  • Thinking about the end-of-life cycle of the packaging, and whether the packaging helps receive the product, such as a soap dispenser or milk carton.
  • Involve more people in the PPC’s value chain — designers, engineers, stakeholders…


  • Integrating the product and its packaging — meaning developing the packaging with the design of the product. The goal is to design a product where the packaging is not needed, or that the packaging is minimal, and or reusable, recyclable, or compostable.
  • Thinking about the end-of-life cycle of the packaging, and whether the packaging helps receive the product, such as a soap dispenser or milk carton.
  • Involve more people in the PPC’s value chain — designers, engineers, stakeholders…

  • Zoom webinar: Sept 15th, 2020 with Duke Farms based in NJ, USA.
  • Nora — Director, Strategic Partnerships (ndichiara@dukefarms.org)
  • Alejandra Murillo — Former Duke Farms educator, currently: MPH in Nutrition @ Rutgers

taken from: http://d.ibtimes.co.uk/en/full/1453966/coral-reef-dying.jpg?w=736


Image source: Ecosia

Image: Ecosia

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