Posts tagged as packaging waste

Linking the pandemic and packaging waste

Thursday, April 16, 2020

The pandemic spread of the Covid-19 novel coronavirus has caused Latvian grocery merchants to reverse their direction towards going green and minimizing plastic after the Minister for Agriculture’s order on “ Regarding Additional Regulations for the Handling of Food during the Emergency Situation ” was adopted on March 20, according to a Latvian Radio broadcast on April 16. Due to the order, grocery items that previously weren’t packaged now require…