Daily Camera - Boulder County Selects Five Businesses For Packaging Pollution Reduction Grants
by Bizwest Staff at the Daily Camera
"Five Boulder County food and beverage companies have been selected as grant recipients in a program to help them transition to lower-waste packaging, the county announced in a news release.
The program, which is funded by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, will give out $40,000 to the five businesses."
The Tea Spot
"The Louisville tea company received $10,000 for sustainable stand-up tea pouches.
“The teams have unique challenges, sustainability goals, and products,” Deandra Croissant, Boulder County Sustainability Specialist, said in a prepared statement.
“This makes for a diverse pilot that will help us gain insights on the cost and environmental performance of various pollution-reduced packaging types. We’re looking forward to seeing what’s possible when it comes to circular design and improved environmental performance of food and beverage packaging.”"