Hershey targets unsustainable plastic packaging in new 10-year sustainability plan

US – American multinational snack and food company, Hershey is targeting unsustainable plastics in its recently launched 10-year sustainability plan. Hershey said it is aiming for 100% of its plastic packaging to be recyclable, reusable, or compostable by 2030. Apart from making its packaging more sustainable, the maker of KitKat chocolates has also pledged to reduce its packaging weight by 25 million by 2030. Weight has a significant contribution to the company’s overall carbon footprint and reducing it significantly would help to reduce Hershey’s overall carbon footprint. When it comes…

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