Nov. 4, 2019

SUFB 919: Are Consumers Ready For Product Refill Stations?

SUFB 919: Are Consumers Ready For Product Refill Stations?

There are a number of countries that have either banned or plan to ban single-use plastics as their citizens are demanding that we stop adding plastic pollution to the Ocean. Consumers are also demanding that manufacturers create more options for less...


There are a number of countries that have either banned or plan to ban single-use plastics as their citizens are demanding that we stop adding plastic pollution to the Ocean. Consumers are also demanding that manufacturers create more options for less waste of their products such as refill stations; however, some manufacturers are not quite sure if their consumers are ready for refill stations based on attempts in the past. 

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Link to the article discussed in the episode:

https://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/refills-beauty-cleaning-1.5344042

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