In comparison to vegetarians, vegans refuse not only meat but also all animal-based products such as dairy, eggs, and leather products. They want to ensure the products that they buy and use are produced without animal products or animal testing.
No matter the type of product – be it food, cosmetics, or apparel – businesses that sell vegan products must ensure that their product is entirely vegan from production to sale. This includes the packaging!
Plastic, plastic alternatives (such as Distant Village compostable cellophane bags, made from wood cellulose fibers), glass, and metal packaging can fulfill this need for vegan packaging. Some paper packaging can also be acceptable provided that the manufacturing process does not use animal-based glues.
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