Recycled plastics: ‘There will always be a risk’

03 September 2018

Until now, companies have stayed away from using recycled plastics in food packaging because of safety concerns. But times are chaning and they seem ready to reconsider their stance ahead of an EU decision to authorise more than 100 “safe” recycling processes for food contact applications. Floriana Cimmarusti, Secretary General of SAFE, told Euractiv about the risks of toxicity in recycled plastic packaging. Read the whole interview on Euractiv here.