Definition and assessment of over-packaging

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Definition and assessment of over-packaging

The French Packaging Council believes that packaging is first a provider of a variety of functions with regard to a product and its users before being an object or a material. The functions must justify the presence of the packaging elements. If that is the case and provided attention is paid to source reduction, there is no over-packaging.

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