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Eco-friendly packaging is hot, both among consumers and manufacturers. A growing number of consumers purposely chooses products with sustainable packaging over products without, even if that means paying a little extra. Realizing there’s no reason not to jump on the green bandwagon, more and more packaging designers and manufacturers are turning to eco-friendly packaging.
What most people call Styrofoam – the packing material used in take-out coffee cups and egg cartons or to cushion goods for shipping, isn’t really Styrofoam at all, it’s expanded polystyrene. Versatile and strong as it is, polystyrene has a bad reputation for being hard to recycle. Let’s find out why.