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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

25 tonnes of landfill a year diverted from Victoria’s ski regions

25 tonnes of landfill a year diverted from Victoria’s ski regions

Supported by the Australian Packaging Covenant, north-east Victoria’s councils and ski resorts are diverting 77% of recyclable materials from landfill.

Myer optimises recycling across Australian stores

Myer optimises recycling across Australian stores

With the support of the APC, Myer has rolled out a nation-wide recycling system across all 65 Australian stores.

Sustainable packaging think tank

Sustainable packaging think tank

We are delighted to bring together subject matter experts for an inspirational and outcomes focused one-day think tank on sustainable design and circular economies.

Recent Updates

January Newsletter

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

New annual reporting resource

Our member services team has created two new videos to assist members with their annual reports.

APC launches new strategic plan

A new strategic plan has been endorsed by environment ministers and will commence 1 January, 2017.

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.

December Newsletter

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