Plastic litter is a curse. According to Joan Hanegraaf, the only solution to this problem is strict regulation and enforcement. Look at Japan, Canada, Singapore. No plastic litter there. One would not even dare throwing a away a stub of a cigarette, for fear of being fined severely. It’s the only way out. We talked to Joan Hanegraaf, CEO of Oerlemans Packaging, the last remaining producer of plastic bags in the Netherlands, after his speech at the Biobased Business Event in Emmen (Nl).
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