As companies strive for more circular value chains, “plastic neutrality” is becoming the North Star of packaging. To get there, many are turning to plastic credits. But what, exactly, are they? And how should they fit within a plastic strategy? As with carbon credits, not all plastic credits are created equal. Companies need to ensure they do their homework on the quality of the credits and avoid using them as a replacement for a long-term, science-based strategy focused on transforming value chains in line with a circular economy. In this video, Quantis’ Global Plastics + Packaging Lead, Laura Peano, breaks down plastic credits and how to get them right.