Mondelez Confirms Plastic Waste Commitments

On March 24, 2020 Mondelēz International confirmed its “… ambition to create positive impact for people and planet and achieve zero-net waste packaging. As part of a long-term commitment to reduce environmental impact, the company set 2025 packaging innovation targets to ensure 100% of packaging is designed to be recycled, contains on-pack recycling information and contributes to the company’s commitment to reduce CO2 emissions … Mondelēz International will work towards the following: Take action to eliminate problematic or unnecessary plastic packaging by 2025; 100% of plastic packaging to be reusable or recyclable; Use 5% recycled content (by weight) across all plastic packaging used; [and] Take action to move from single-use towards reuse models where relevant … Our vision is for a world where plastic never becomes waste or pollution …”