Plastic waste is considered one of the biggest environmental problems of our time. Researchers surveyed consumers in Germany about their use of plastic packaging. Their research reveals that fundamental changes in infrastructures and lifestyles, as well as cultural and economic transformation processes, are needed to make zero-waste shopping the norm.

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Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies e.V. (IASS). “Reducing plastic waste will require fundamental change in culture.” ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 1 July 2021. <>.