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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.

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PUBLICATION: June 2015 E-newsletter

Find out how to ensure you are audit ready and read the latest APC projects news

PUBLICATION: APC Wrap Up May 2015 Edition

Read the latest APC news and project updates

PROJECT: Achieving Packaging Recycling Excellence at Victorian Universities

This project aims to maximise recycling of industrial and consumer packaging at many of Victoria’s major university campuses

PROJECT: Model Strip Shopping Recycling Facilitation and Infrastructure

It is anticipated that the project will divert approximately 4,750 tonnes of recyclables.

VIDEO: Annual Reporting Help

A guide to completing your organisation's annual report using the APC's online annual reporting template.