1:34 min Sustainability & Circular Economy
Plastic waste management
RecyClass: Recycled plastic meets highest quality and environmental standards
Plastic recyclers are the frontrunners in improving waste management and the quality of recycled plastics. Being one of the most environmentally sound waste management options - plastic recycling has also proven to work in practice and on an industrial scale. By saving up to 90% of ...
2:26 min Sustainability & Circular Economy
Ellen MacArthur Foundation: Upcoming negotiations mark a major stepping stone for a UN treaty to end plastic pollution
A UN treaty based on legally-binding global rules and comprehensive circular economy measures presents a unique opportunity to accelerate systems change and end plastic pollution. To maintain momentum and ensure the foundation achieves an ambitious treaty within the next two years, ...
Australia: Government to act on plastic pollution
National packaging and waste reduction targets designed to increase recycling, help build a circular economy and minimise plastic pollution are likely to be regulated and enforced after decades of failed voluntary industry-led schemes.
1:30 min Sustainability & Circular Economy
Amcor Rigid Packaging Colombia operations now powered with solar energy
Amcor Rigid Packaging´s (ARP) Cali plant in Colombia is now powered by renewable solar energy. The solar energy is supplied to Amcor exclusively from Celsia, a new solar plant comprised of more than 16,000 solar panels generating nearly nine million watts of electricity. ...