Peter is a New York City-based writer focused on human effect on natural systems. He is a previous Coast Guard officer and holds a Masters in Climate and Society from Columbia University.
Choosing which eggs to picking at the grocery store can be an overwhelming process. Egg companies have turned to like the plastic packaging for a few factors. Plastic product packaging also permits for flashier labeling and reduces the number of eggs broken in transit. The egg container analysis was also done for extremely specific egg containers made by specific container manufacturers in Quebec. Egg business that specialize in humane and ethically-produced eggs have led the shift towards plastic egg packaging.