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Why the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals Matter to Packaging Professionals

In September, the United Nations adopted a final roadmap for the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Broadly speaking, SDGs are targets for governments, communities and institutions to further international development.

The 2030 agenda builds on the Millennium Development Goals set in 2000 and includes 17 goals touching on a variety of social, environmental and economic issues ranging from gender equality to accessible and affordable clean energy.

But do the 2030 SDGs have any impact on the work of packaging professionals? Yes—and it’s a renewed opportunity for the packaging industry to be part of the global solution.

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