IKEA agrees to scrap all single-use plastic products by 2020

IKEA has announced a number of commitments on sustainable development, which includes the obligation to remove all disposable plastic products from stores by 2020.

Single use, disposable plastic items, which will charge from IKEA 363 stores and restaurants include straws, plates, cups, freezer bags, garbage bags, and plastic-coated paper plates and cups, he said.

In the quest to become more “positive climate” and reduce the burden on the environment, the world’s largest furniture retailer design all products with “circular principles” to promote reuse and recycling.

“To make this a reality, we will design all of the products from the beginning to be redeveloped, repaired, reused, resold and recycled,” said…

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