Yogurt Cups to Toothbrushes
While most supermarkets recycle plastic bags and many take beverage bottles and cans, not many stores recycle empty yogurt cups, hummus tubs and other containers made of polypropylene (No. 5) plastic. The main exception is Whole Foods Market, Austin, Texas, which now accepts those items at 232 of its 317 stores as part of the “Gimme 5” program run in conjunction with Preserve Products and underwritten by Stoneyfield Farm, Brita, Tom’s of Maine and Seventh ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Why Register for FREE?
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.