Which? calls for evidence of excess packagingSend us your examples of wasteful packaging
02 September 2010
Which? wants you to send in photos of items you think have too much packaging.
Excess packaging has been under the spotlight recently after Linconshire Trading Standards started legal action against Sainsbury's over it's Taste the Difference beef joint packaging.
Lincolnshire county council’s trading standards director Peter Heafield explains why it matters:
‘Excessive packaging on goods can cause unnecessary damage to the environment and increases costs associated with recycling and landfill,’
Send Which? your packaging photos
Which? has started a gallery of photos we've been sent by concerned Which? members of products or parcels they think have been over packaged. You can see all of them in our guide to excess packaging.
You can also join in by sending your own photos of packaging to firstname.lastname@example.org, putting 'excess packaging' in the heading.
You can also let us know your views on packaging by joining in the Which? conversation discussion about whether excess packaging is out of control.
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