“A group of activist-workers has a message for Costco: “Stop supporting sweatshops.” The workers want Costco to stop buying from plastics conglomerate Reynolds, which draws a large portion of its product stock from a subsidiary company called Pactiv. 100 women, all former Pactiv employees, say they were forced to toil, quite literally, in sweatshop conditions … Continue reading
NMASS joins workers and students of the Ain’t I A Woman?! Campaign to demand that Costco STOP peddling the sweatshop products of Reynolds Group subsidiary, Pactiv. Pactiv forced Kearny NJ workers to do so much overtime that they became injured and even disabled Pactiv sped up the machines to the point that the women were … Continue reading
Reynolds Group Holdings is one of the worst sweatshop companies in the US. Pactiv, a subsidiary of Reynolds, forced workers to do overtime till they were injured or even disabled. Learn how Pactiv’s sweatshop conditions affect us all! Join students who are kicking Reynolds out of their schools and neighborhoods! TEACH-IN with SOAR & The Killer Coke Campaign Where: Chinese Staff and Workers’ Association 345 … Continue reading
Around the world, workers are protesting Pactiv this week. Check out the Salon story here.