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Deposit Return Scheme announcement raises worries for packaging industry

Packaging and plastic industry voices have communicated alert over the deposit return scheme (DRS) announced for Scotland. In response of the plan for aluminum and steel cans and beverages containers made of glass and PET plastic, the British Plastics Federation (BPF) has issued a note of caution. While not restricted to the measure, the BPF…

UK introduces consultations to decrease plastic packaging waste

The UK Government has introduced consultations to revamp the country’s waste system, reduce plastic pollution, and move towards a more circular economy. packaging on the government’s Resources and Waste Strategy, the consultations will focus on enabling packaging producers to pay the full cost to tackle packaging waste. They will likewise concentrate on bringing a reliable…