Label-less: new strategies against excess packaging

There are numerous products in supermarkets that have a covering plastic label. The indication on the same often recommends detaching the label from the product to facilitate recycling, since the two packages will be difficult to select if they are made with different polymers. Probably, few consumers follow this recommendation, thus complicating the separation of polymers in recycling centers. But even if we were to correctly separate the labels from the products we purchase, we find ourselves throwing two pieces of packaging in the bin.

Blessed is the differentiated one?

Blessed is the differentiated one?

Yes, because making the collection in the correct way makes us all "blessed"! Our site, born in 2012, has been completely updated to help you more and more: start surfing!

Reduction and re-use

Reduction and re-use

The complete elimination of waste is not possible, but it is essential to reduce the production and encourage the reuse of objects. You too can do your part, find out how!

Recycling and recovery

Recycling and recovery

The waste coming from a careful differentiated collection is sent for recycling to obtain new products and materials or for recovery. Find out more!

Disposal

Disposal

Disposal is the "last resort" in waste management. In fact, only waste that cannot be recycled or recovered ends here. Read more!

Seven moves to reduce wasteSeven moves to reduce waste
  • To minimize disposable items to indispensable situations
  • To minimize the use of unnecessary packaging
  • To promote the purchase of products with easily recyclable packaging
  • To limit the use of containers by reusing them
  • To buy products with low environmental impact
  • To buy products without packaging or on tap
  • To buy products suitable for multiple use and with replaceable parts