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Green polyethylene (PE) hasn’t reached its full potential, but the technology’s popularity is growth, particularly among companies like Tetra Pak, General Mills, McCain and Danone. According to Pier Paolo Pesce, head of marketing at Brazilian petrochemical company Braskem, food packaging is the biggest market segment adopting this technology (making up almost 50 per cent), mainly in Brazil and Latin America due to polyethylene plants in the region.