When referring to any of the results of our analysis and/or its concept and design, please cite us accordingly:
Global Plastics Policy Centre (2022) March A., Salam, S., Evans, T., Hilton, J., Fletcher, S. (editors). Global Plastics Policy Review. Revolution Plastics, University of Portsmouth.
Nestlé Commitments for Tackling Plastic PollutionView the policy document
Key FindingsView the policy document
This policy has the goal of “No packaging (inclusive of plastic) ends up in landfills or as litter (inclusive of oceans, lakes and rivers), 100% reusable or recyclable packaging by 2025, to reduce the use of virgin plastics by a third by 2025.” Nestlé is making progress towards their goals, but face criticism due to their focus on increasing the recyclability of their products and effectively placing responsibility on consumers.
(Reviewed in Jan 2022)
Through an analytical framework, we've reviewed over 100 plastic policies. These reviews determine the effectiveness of policies in reducing plastic pollution and we offer recommendations in light of this evidence, to enhance future policy making. You can find out more about our methods on our methods page.Methods