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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.


Primary school students spread the word to keep flexible plastic out of landfill

Student leaders at Milton State School have come up with a plan to educate the school community about an innovative recycling program that’s diverting hundreds of tonnes of plastic bags and packaging from landfill each year.

APC packaging assessment workshop packed out

Last Wednesday, the APC hosted a packed house for the first of a series of packaging assessment forums in Sydney.

Two top end schools leading in sustainability

The APC congratulates the first Northern Territory schools to have joined the international Eco-School program.

Recent Updates

2015 Award Winners Announced

In 2015, awards were presented to organisations across 31 categories at Awards Nights on 23 July in Sydney and the 30 July in Melbourne.

PUBLICATION: July 2015 E-newsletter

Read the latest APC news and project updates

PROJECT: Public Place Recycling Melbourne Polytechnic

Project complete - final report now available