Talking Trash: The Corporate Playbook of False Solutions to the Plastic Crisis

Year of Publication

2020

This report investigates industry tactics in the face of an unprecedented plastic pollution crisis and growing public pressure to address it.

Source:

Changing Markets Foundation

Author(s):

Alice Delamare Tangori, George Harding-Rolls, Nusa Urbancic, Ximena Purita Banegas Zallio

Geography:

Global

Type:

Case Study

Purpose of Measurement:

Understanding the Proble, Assurances

Impact theme(s):

Capital Flows

This report investigates industry tactics in the face of an unprecedented plastic pollution crisis and growing public pressure to address it. Based on research and investigations in over 15 countries across five continents, it reveals how – behind the veil of nice-sounding initiatives and commitments – the industry has obstructed and undermined proven legislative solutions for decades.