ANKARA 

SunExpress, a joint venture of flag carrier Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa, will implement the strategy of replacing plastic products used on all flights with recyclable materials in January 2020. 

The carrier will be able to use sustainable eco-friendly alternative products instead of a total of 10 million single-use plastic products by the end of next year, SunExpress said in a statement on Thursday.

On June 5, it started using products made from eco-friendly wood and paper on its international flights.

“SunExpress was ranked sixth by the renowned worldwide Airline Index 2018 of the climate protection organization ‘atmosfair’, which compares

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