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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.

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APC Annual Report 2013

The 2013 Annual Report is now available. It outlines what has been achieved over the past year through industry, government and community groups working collaboratively to increase recycling and reduce litter.

Read the 2013 Annual Report


Business Clean Up Day 2014

Twenty four of our signatories participated in Business Clean Up Australia Day in 2014

March newsletter now available

Annual reporting information, Business Clean Up Australia Day, APC Council Communique and more

WA Clean Clubs Project Final Report

Clean Clubs: A Clean Games a Good Game program assisted sports clubs to better manage litter and to educate club members about litter and recycling.

Australia's recycling rate breaks new record

The overall recycling rate for post-consumer packaging in Australia is 64.2% for 2013, a 65% jump from the 39% baseline established in 2003.

Litter drops for another year

The National Litter Index (NLI) released today shows that the occurrence of litter nationally is continuing an overall downward trend.

VIDEO: Learn about the APC

Check out our new video and learn about what we do and what we've achieved