We request that you put an end to needless plastic waste by eliminating the flexible plastic packaging, the cellophane and polystyrene trays that you use to package fruits and vegetables. We are not so sure about your "green" reputation. While packaging produce in plastic may simplify pricing and save you money, tons of unnecessary waste is created though the simple practice of selling fruits and…
Plastic Pollution Coalition is a global alliance of people, organizations and businesses working…Read More
I stopped shopping at Trader Joes a long time ago because of the excessive packaging they use, particularly in their produce section. Just trying to get all of it to fit in my fridge was a nightmare, and it seemed logical that they could come up with a more efficient and environmentally friendly…Read More
why people should support this campaign ?
I love TJ's but I fully agree that their packaging is excessive and I grit my teeth every time I buy one of these items, wondering how I can change it.
Thanks for starting this petition.
Plastics are toxic, can only be downgraded when recycled, are wasteful, and pollute our environment. There are so many ways we can do things differently to avoid plastics (included "biodegradable" plastics). It wasn't that long ago that we didn't rely on them so heavily and people managed just fine.