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.
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.
Twenty four of our signatories participated in Business Clean Up Australia Day in 2014
Annual reporting information, Business Clean Up Australia Day, APC Council Communique and more
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.
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.
The National Litter Index (NLI) released today shows that the occurrence of litter nationally is continuing an overall downward trend.
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