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Wegmans goes on plastics diet in time for Earth Day (access required)

This Earth Day, Wegmans announced it will reduce packaging made from fossil fuels by 2 million pounds this year, and 10 million pounds by 2024. The company promised to achieve its goals by expanding the use of paper straws and wood stirring sticks, and switching to plant-based plastics for its bulk produce bags. According to a ...

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