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Retailers, suppliers urged to eliminate plastic packaging

Flora & Fauna founder Julie Mathers has launched a new social media campaign encouraging the use of sustainable shipping materials, such as cardboard boxes, green wrap and biodegradable satchels, instead of plastic packaging. The Take It Back campaign, which launched last Wednesday in conjunction with the start of Plastic Free July, notably targets both retailers and suppliers. While consumer pressure has led some retailers to switch to sustainable packaging, supplier shipments don’t face