The Business Case For a UN Treaty on Plastic Pollution

Year of Publication

2020

This report highlights the need for a new global UN treaty which harmonizes regulatory standards and has common definitions across markets, has clear national targets, common reporting methods, and coordinated investment approaches to support infrastructure development, in order to help solve the plastic problem.

Source:

World Wildlife Fund (WWF), Ellen MacArthur Foundation, Boston Consulting Group

Author(s):

Geography:

Global

Type:

Solution

Purpose of Measurement:

Solution Sets and Impact Potential

Impact theme(s):

Policy

This report highlights the need for a new global UN treaty which harmonizes regulatory standards and has common definitions across markets, has clear national targets, common reporting methods, and coordinated investment approaches to support infrastructure development, in order to help solve the plastic problem.