A push for paper packaging

Julie Corbett didn’t start her career as a “packaging person.” Most of her career was spent in the investment industry.

However, after helping her kids with a waste reduction project for their school, she became interested in packaging and recycling.

“We had to weigh our trash at the end of the week and the classroom with the least amount of trash won a pizza party,” she says. “This was over 10 years ago, but in the end, I was trying to go down the aisles in the supermarket and buy better packaging because I started to realize what was and wasn’t recyclable.”

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