Posted on 10/16/2021
Posted on 10/01/2021
In around two years’ time, the Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) policy is set to replace the existing Packaging Recovery Note (PRN) system in the UK. Jessica Paige considers what the switch will entail and asks Patrick Willink, MD of the Colourform division at advanced materials and paper products group James Cropper, how packaging companies can prepare.
The company advocates source separation methods to improve paper recycling in the United Kingdom.
U.K.-based paperboard producer also cites strong containerboard demand in its report to investors.
According to official sources, the Royal Decree on packaging and waste that the Government is working on, and that the Ministry for the Ecological Transition is about to make public, will ban the sale of fruits and vegetables in plastic containers in retail businesses in Spain starting 2023.