Feb. 15, 2019 – Amazon, Their New Mailers, The Environment And Recycling!

Amazon.com is, of course, a behemoth. Accounting for half of all e-commerce transactions last year, Amazon is a major creator of shipping packaging – and waste of those shipping packages – after delivery! Last year, Amazon switched from a lot of cardboard boxes to a lot of plastic mailers. It’s been good for Amazon, but bad for recyclers. What’s it all about and what’s to be done about this new problem? We’re looking today, Beyond The Norm!