Footprint is proving that sustainability can scale
Getting behind businesses that are tackling environmental problems, like plastic packaging, in a big way – is the path forward. Along with each consumer making better daily choices, we can meet our carbon reduction goals. Enjoy this DailyFind, love from CW!
Few things make America’s plastic addiction seem as urgent as walking through a Phoenix-area Sprouts Farmers Market with Troy Swope, cofounder and CEO of Footprint, a plant-based packaging company using technology to wean corporations off single-use plastics. Sprouts is a natural-food chain that collects waste to be recycled at each of its more than 340 stores, and last year averaged more than 1,000 pounds of recycling per location every day—meaning that what we are observing represents the best of many bad options in the grocery business.