This year’s report features a Special Edition: Waste Picker Brand Audits as we put the spotlight on waste pickers around the globe and their vital contribution to managing the world’s plastic pollution crisis. BRANDED Volume III exposes how the plastic industry’s dirty decisions on packaging are impacting waste pickers’ livelihoods.
Special thanks to the Break Free From Plastic members, allies and all 14,734 volunteers who conducted 575 brand audits across 55 countries. They collected 346,494 pieces of plastic waste, 63% of which was marked with a clear consumer brand.
Watch the video below to find out the Top 10 Corporate Plastic Polluters of 2020.
Together, let’s keep the pressure on and demand real change.
Join us as we stand with waste pickers and demand real corporate accountability and real solutions!
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