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AnEco 100% compostable bags have been selected by AEON Vietnam to store food, replacing OXO plastic bags (when decomposition creates micro-plastic). The appearance of AnEco bags received great support from consumers.
Recently, AEON Vietnam Co., Ltd. (AEON Vietnam) has launched a project to reduce disposable plastic waste at AEON shopping center – Tan Phu Celadon, Ho Chi Minh City.
AEON Vietnam Co., Ltd. has launched a project to reduce disposable plastic waste”
Notably, in this project, AEON Vietnam has selected AnEco 100% compostable plastic bags to store food, replacing OXO plastic bags (when decomposition creates micro plastic). In the period of appearing at AEON Vietnam, AnEco bags have been received the support and appreciation from consumers.
At the same time, AEON Vietnam announced a step-by-step roadmap to replace disposable plastic products into eco-friendly products.
Now, AEON is one of the largest retail trade groups in the world with 179 joint ventures inside and outside Japan. Japanese enterprises are always strict in choosing suppliers. Therefore, when AnEco passes the AEON Vietnam’s inspection, it means that the product line has a great opportunity to be selected in the entire AEON supermarket system in particular and appears in large supermarket chains in Vietnam in general.
In addition to AEON, AnEco has been present in many big supermarket systems throughout the country such as Lotte, BigC, Co.op Mart, Mega Mart, Vinmart,…
AnEco is used in AEON shopping center – Tan Phu Celadon, HCM City.
Mr. Sasamori Hiroaki – Deputy General Director of AEON Vietnam said: “We believe our efforts in gradually implementing actions to reduce disposable plastic waste in the general department store system and AEON Vietnam’s supermarkets will achieve the expected results; in order to achieve the goal of reducing plastic waste according to the Vietnamese Government’s roadmap, aiming at protecting the environment and improving the health of people ”.”
It is known that by the end of this year, AEON Vietnam plants to use 100% compostable bags at AEON – Ha Dong general department store and supermarket in Hanoi to replace conventional plastic bags. In 2020, AEON Vietnam will in turn deploy the replacement of plastic bags for the system nationwide.
AnEco is a completely compostable product line of An Phat Holdings derived from starch (corn, cassava, rice, wheat …), environmentally friendly. AnEco products completely decompose within 6-12 months into CO2, water and organic humus under natural landfilling or industrial composting conditions.
Specially, these product does not create micro-plastic – a dangerous agent when it enters the water and back into the food chain of humans and animals. So, these products does not pollute but protect the environment. All AnEco products meet Compostable standard, the highest and true standard of the eco-friendly product line.
In addition to food bags, AnEco also has paper cups, gloves, trash bags, knives, spoons, forks, straws, bags with straps, fishing nets and agricultural films.