Unilever Vows To Reduce Plastic Packaging Use By 2025


Unilever, the British-Dutch conglomerate that owns Ben & Jerry's, Vaseline, Dove and more, announced plans Monday to halve its non-recycled plastic packaging by 2025. According to Unilever's statement, the company currently uses about 700,000 tons of plastic packaging every year. In its announcement, Unilever pledged to invest in several alternatives, such as reusable and refillable materials.