CannaCraft, which owns brands like Care by Design, is collecting plastic waste from weed packaging to convert into fuel to power its delivery trucks.
The commercial focus on what’s called chemical recycling — breaking hard-to-recycle plastic down to the molecular level — comes as plastic waste is at an all-time high.
Since we began making vast amounts of plastic 60 years ago, we’ve accumulated 6.3 billion tons of plastic waste.
Since debuting CannaCraft’s plan to collect plastic waste to turn into fuel, Hunter’s heard from several dispensaries who want to do the same.
Same goes for those worried about what to do with the world’s plastic waste now that China refuses to accept it.