Italy’s Pejo 3000 - The First Plastic-Free Ski Resort In Europe-News

Posted On: 31 Dec 2019




Pejo 3000 Ski Resort of Northern Italy to become the first ski area to go plastic-free in Europe. The Ski Resort is located right within the Stelvio National Park, in Trentino’s Val di Sole.  The Resort announced that they’re banning glasses, straws, bottles, disposable cutlery, and other single-use plastic items—including packets of mayonnaise and ketchup from their mountain huts in an attempt to make them more environmentally sustainable.

Scientists found that the surface of the Forni glacier near Pejo 3000 contained 131 to 162 million plastic particles. The study of scientists encourages Ski Resort to make their ski area a plastic-free zone.

 

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