Branded, Vol 1 In Search of the World’s Top Corporate Plastic Polluters

Lead Organization: Break Free From Plastic Members

Author: Jane Patton


By adding “brand audits” to the cleanups, the teams catalogued thousands of parent companies marketing many thousands more consumer brands found as plastic pollution collected in the countries represented. Our analysis of that data reveals the Top Polluters worldwide from participating brand audits. This report reinforces the need for corporations to accept responsibility for the full life-cycle impacts of their products and the packaging in which their products are sold.