McDonald’s is an American multinational fast food corporation, founded in 1940 as a restaurant operated by Richard and Maurice McDonald, in San Bernardino, California, United States. McDonald’s has a publicly stated goal of sourcing 100% of guest packaging from renewable, recycled, or certified sources by 2025.

Concepts that were implemented and put into production

2010 | 2020 McDonald’s Recycling Programs (Concept). To implement a eco-friendly game plan to have proper on-premise Recycling Receptacles in all McDonald’s Restaurants, and Cafés.

2010 | 2022 McDonald’s Clear Plastic Cups manufactured out of 50-50 mix of Post-consumer Plastic Material and Bio-based Materials (Concept).

McDonald's: Clear Plastic Cups

McDonald’s: Clear Plastic Cups pilot program with Recycled & Bio-based Plastics Neste RE™ – Concept, 2010