Our three-part strategy represents our commitment to finding ways in which we can continue to provide the convenience of plastic, the protection of plastic, the affordability and safety of plastic, while ensuring that none of that plastic ends up in the environment or is lost to landfill.
As part of newly launched sustainability targets, Dow intends to stop the waste by enabling 1 million metric tons of plastic to be collected, reused or recycled through its direct actions and partnerships by 2030. Dow also aims to close the loop by enabling 100% of Dow products sold into packaging applications to be reusable or recyclable by 2035.
From design to disposal, we should retain the value of plastic.
We are all partners in the cause to end plastic waste in the environment.
Reuse concepts. Recycling options. Clean up programs.
Join us on a journey to explore and better understand the world of sustainability and plastics, through 10 bite-sized episodes featuring a range of guest experts.
We are scaling our partnering with Mr. Green Africa, the first recycling company to be a Certified B Corporation on the African continent, working to reach Dow’s STOP THE WASTE sustainability target which will enable the collection, reuse, or recycling of one million metric tons of plastic globally by 2030.
One person. One village. One effort that stopped a waste crisis.
Stemming the tide of waste in a polluted river.
Giving plastic waste and workers a second life.