Global bakery Bimbo switching to biodegradable plastics


Giant baker Grupo Bimbo SAB de CV is pressing on with its switch to biodegradable packaging for all its products in Mexico.

The move, mentioned in the Mexican conglomerate’s annual report for 2009, is part of a project called Committed to the Environment (Comprometidos con el Medio Ambiente), which Bimbo launched in November 2007.

In the annual report, published June 30, Bimbo said it started introducing biodegradable packaging last year. Without providing details...
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