Thursday, October 12, 2017

China Continues To Lead Way On Sustainability

E-commerce going green as carton price skyrockets

Major e-commerce giants have increased efforts to recycle increasingly expensive cartons and promote the use of sustainable, greener packaging materials. Industry statistics showed the price of raw paper has risen to 5,000 yuan ($754) per metric ton - which increased by nearly 70 percent within the year - and put great pressure on carton manufacturers as…