World's first 'zero waste' flight takes off in Australia
The first-ever commercial flight to produce "zero waste" has taken to the skies on Wednesday, as part of a new initiative from the Australian airline Qantas to cut single-use plastics that end up in landfill.
"In the process of carrying over 50 million people every year, Qantas and Jetstar currently produce an amount of waste equivalent to 80 fully-laden Boeing 747 jumbo jets," Qantas Domestic CEO Andrew David said.
"We want to give customers the same level of service they currently enjoy, but without the amount of waste that comes with it."
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Posted: 9 May 2019 23:05:03