Paper Versus Polystyrene: A Complex Choice

  title={Paper Versus Polystyrene: A Complex Choice},
  author={Martin B. Hocking},
  pages={504 - 505}
  • M. Hocking
  • Published 1 February 1991
  • Business
  • Science
As today's public and governments become more environmentally conscious we are increasingly concerned about the environmental component of product and service options available in our affluent society. Our choices are often made instinctively, from necessity, since a detailed analysis of the relative environmental merits of using canned versus fresh versus frozen foods, or glass versus paper versus steel versus aluminum packaging would simply be too time consuming for each purchase. If, however… 
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