In recent years, e-commerce business has grown rapidly, and China's express delivery business has boomed. From 2013 to 2016, the total growth rate of China's express delivery business has remained above 50%. In 2017-2019, although the growth rate declined, it still maintained a growth rate of more than 20%. In 2018, the Plenary's express delivery service business volume completed 50.71 billion pieces, a year-on-year increase of 26.6%. In 2019, the total number of express delivery personnel in my country reached 63.52 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 25.3%. According to the calculation of the growth rate of China's express delivery business in recent years, by 2025, China's express delivery business will reach 134.9 billion pieces, with a compound annual growth rate of 13.4%.
The total amount of packaging in my country's express delivery industry is huge, diverse, and growing rapidly. The impact of packaging waste on the environment cannot be ignored. Proper handling of express packaging issues is of great significance to conserve resources, protect the environment and promote the healthy and sustainable development of the express industry. In order to thoroughly implement the "Overall Plan for Ecological Civilization System Reform" and the decision and deployment of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China on accelerating the reform of the ecological civilization system, further optimize the top-level design, promote source governance, increase the supply of green express service products, and increase the packaging resources of the express industry Utilize efficiency and reduce packaging consumption to reduce environmental pollution.
Government guidance and social participation. Strengthen government guidance, improve the supporting system of green packaging regulations, policies and standards in the express delivery industry, strengthen the main position and main responsibility of enterprises, and play the active role of social organizations such as associations, scientific research institutions and consumers to create green packaging that is conducive to the promotion of the express industry. Good working environment.
Innovation driven, source governance. Focus on key links such as the research and development, design, production, use and recycling of green packaging materials in the express industry, stimulate the innovation vitality and creative potential of the whole society, encourage the research and development and promotion of green packaging technology, and strengthen the source of packaging in the express industry in a standardized, standardized and intensive way Governance.
In January 2019, the General Office of the State Council issued the "Working Plan for the Pilot Construction of "Waste-Free City"."
"Waste-free city" is guided by the new development concept of innovation, coordination, greenness, openness, and sharing. By promoting the formation of green development methods and lifestyles, we will continue to promote the source reduction and resource utilization of solid waste to minimize landfills. The urban development model that minimizes the environmental impact of solid waste is also an advanced urban management concept.
On January 8, 2008, the General Office of the State Council issued the "Notice on Restricting the Production and Sale of Plastic Shopping Bags." From June 1, the production and sales of ultra-thin plastic bags will be prohibited nationwide, and plastic bags will be paid for. Use the system.
Starting from January 1, 2015, Jilin Province officially implemented the "Plastics Ban Order", stipulating that the production and sale of non-degradable plastic shopping bags and plastic tableware is prohibited throughout the province. This has also become China's first province to fully "ban plastics" in the six years since China implemented the "plastic restriction order."
In 2018, the State Post Bureau issued the "Implementation Opinions on Comprehensively Strengthening Ecological Environment Protection and Resolutely Fighting Pollution Prevention and Control", which pointed out that it is necessary to improve the development mechanism of the postal green industry and regard green development as an important guideline and internal drive for the construction of a postal power. Build a green postal system in which man and nature coexist harmoniously. The State Post Bureau’s "Key Points for Industry Ecological Environmental Protection Work in 2019" emphasizes that in 2019, it is necessary to "lay a foundation, focus on standards, build systems, and grasp", and vigorously implement the "9571" project, that is, to achieve a 95% utilization rate of electronic waybills. More than 50% of e-commerce express mail will no longer be repackaged, the utilization rate of circulating transit bags has reached 70%, and the goal of 10,000 postal express outlets to set up packaging waste recycling devices. By 2020, the entire industry must achieve relevant indicator requirements in four aspects: standardization, reduction, recyclability, and energy saving and emission reduction.
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