in less developed countries as much as 50% of food never reaches consumers
one year from now, youll have frown awayaround 200kg of packaging this is equivalent to 1.9 million tonnes of packaging from every person in australia, and is enough to cover the melbourne cricket pitch 9 times
food packaging is used to store and keep food safe and fresh when travelling. the types of materials used for food packaging is:
- metal(aluminium, foil)
- foamed (polypropylene)
most food packaging's can be harmful to our environment for example 28% of our ecological footprint comes from food packaging. we could improve these statistics by reducing the thicknes of each plastic rapper. thats why PAC trading is a company that makes sustainable food packaging for cafes and fast food takeway stores. food scraps are a good thing as most paper and soft cardboards break down into a compost for your garden. also many vegetables, fruits, coffee ground and foods made of flour are good foor composting while meat products and dairy products attract roddents.