Businesses will pay the full cost of recycling or disposing of their packaging waste, under a major new UK Government strategy unveiled by the Environment Secretary today. Read more


INCPEN is joining OPRL’s guarantors, recognising the two organisations’ shared membership base and mutual interests in promoting the recyclability of packaging and a public policy environment that supports this. Read more

Following a round table discussion convened by the Secretary of State, Michael Gove, in December last year WRAP, INCPEN and ACP have, for the last two months, been engaged in a comprehensive programme of  discussions with stakeholders. Read more

Specialists in the packaging, sustainability and recycling world have responded with qualified welcome for the 25-year sustainability plan unveiled by Theresa May Read more

The market is well aware that packaging prevents more waste than in creates. However, few dispute the merits of the circular economy principle, nor those of reducing waste without damaging functionality – a goal which has driven huge advances. Read more

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