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Lego is replacing its clear plastic bags with recyclable paper

15 Sep 2020

The company wants its packaging to be sustainable by 2025, so the crinkly bags have got to go.

If you buy a Lego set today, the toy bricks come packed in tiny numbered plastic bags. Every year, the toy manufacturer uses hundreds of millions of those bags. But the company is starting to phase out single-use plastic, with the goal of making its packaging sustainable by 2025—and those bags are a big part of it. Next year, it will begin rolling out an alternative, with bricks packed in Forest Stewardship Council-certified paper instead.


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