The MSC Cruises trial is an annual initiative to separately collect plastic packaging on board, their, cruise ships docking at Italian ports and direct them to the nearest recycling facilities.
After the operational costs are deducted, the additional revenue, that is generated, will be given to charity (Italian Red Cross).
What is COREPLA?
COREPLA is a non-profit National Consortium for the Collection, Recycling and Recovery of Plastic Waste. It comprises almost 2,700 companies active in the sector of plastic packaging. COREPLA is engaged in the collection and recovery of post-consumer packaging. It promotes the prevention of waste, organises awareness campaigns for citizens and seeks support from municipalities.