Recycled cardboard is harmful to health or affects

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Recycled cardboard is harmful to health or affects the European packaging market

after studies showed that the printing ink in recycled cardboard may have an impact on food, those enterprises that have been using recycled cardboard for food product packaging began to look for other alternative products

studies have shown that recycled newspaper inks may be incorporated into the products in the packaging

Jordan s, kellogg's and weetabix of the grain company have expressed the possibility of reconsidering or completely stopping the use of recycled cardboard in packaging

jordan has stopped using recycled cardboard in packaging before, while the other two enterprises said that they would switch the layout of multiple curve boxes one by one to reduce the use of medical resources for a large number of patients with petroleum products in packaging, and form a huge market to focus on other products to replace recycled cardboard

A spokesman for Kellogg told the media that some experts said there was no need to worry too much about health. The company is currently engaged in research on packaging

he added: we cooperate with suppliers to develop new packaging materials to meet our commitment to environmental protection. We are also looking for other alternative products as packaging products

at present, more than 50% of the paperboard in Europe comes from recycled materials, while the price of native wood is relatively high

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