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The Australian Packaging Covenant (APC) is a sustainable packaging initiative which aims to change the culture of business to design more sustainable packaging, increase recycling rates and reduce packaging litter.

LATEST NEWS

Coffee cup recycling project

Coffee cup recycling project

The APC has been working with Closed Loop Environmental Solutions to more effectively recycle coffee cups in the waste stream through a simple system of source segregation.

Unilever - Outstanding Achievement in Recycling

 Unilever - Outstanding Achievement in Recycling

Unilever won the APC’s 2016 Award for Outstanding Achievement in Recycling. Learn more about about their achievements.

Five minutes with Benjamin Reay

Five minutes with Benjamin Reay

Ben Reay recently joined the Australian Packaging Covenant in the role of 'Manager - Projects'. We take five minutes to chat to him about his new role.

Recent Updates

MEDIA RELEASE: Environment ministers endorse new APC five year strategic plan

Environment ministers have welcomed the significant update of the Australian Packaging Covenant and endorsed our new industry-led five year strategic plan.

November Newsletter

Catch up on all the latest news from the APC in the November edition of our newsletter.

MEDIA RELEASE: Ocean pollution - humans the cause and solution

New ocean-pollution research, led by CSIRO and funded by the APC, examines the links between humans, water flow and wind, and could help Australian communities reduce marine pollution.