Samsung will begin a program to reduce the use of plastic in its products. With the news, they will wrap the mobile phones, tablets, watches and appliances in paper and recycled plastic or will make these with materials less harmful to the environment from the first half of 2019. The company said in a statement released Sunday.
They will not just make the materials that pack the company’s laptops from plastic. Instead the company ensures that they will also make the support trays as more environmentally friendly materials. Even the charger design will be modified to gain a new matte finish. Ans it will set aside the plastic protections that traditionally cover the accessory.
Samsung’s televisions, refrigerators, washing machines, air conditioners and other kitchen products will also have conventional plastic replaced with recycled materials. As well as from bioplastics made from discarded plastic and non-fossil fuels such as starch or cane. sugar.
The goal is to have used 500 tonnes of recycled plastic by 2030, reports Samsung.
They have ensured that paper used in its products is sustainable For that purpose, Samsung has committed to using only fibers certified by globally operating environmental organizations such as FSC and PEFC . The goal is that in 2030 the company would have used 500 tons of recycled plastic and collected 7.5 million tons of discarded products (values accumulated since 2009).