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For all media enquiries please contact Katie McSweeney Marketing and Communications Manager on comms@packagingcovenant.org.au or 02 8381 3709.

Media releases

2017

20 June 2017 - APCO appoints Brooke Donnelly as interim CEO

31 May 2017 - Recycle your takeaway coffee cups

13 March 2017 - APCO and PAC.NZ announce cooperative Trans-Tasman agreement

2016

30 November 2016 - Environment ministers endorse new APC five year strategic plan

29 September 2016 - Ocean Pollution - Humans the Cause and Solution

25 August 2016 - Australian Packaging Covenant celebrates success at 2016 Awards 

29 March 2016 - National Packaging Covenant Industry Association (NPCIA) announces Trish Hyde as new CEO

2015

16 December 2015 - Australia's Packaging Recycling Rate

8 May 2015 - Two Top End schools leading in sustainability

2014

26 November 2014 - Collaboration to drive recycling and litter reduction

25 August 2014 - Drops in litter continue year on year

24 July 2014 - APC recognises 2014 award winners

9 April 2014 - APC launches tool to help clear recyclability confusion

22 January 2014 - APC congratulates WA move to three bin system

2013

11 December 2013 - Australia's recycling rate breaks new record

23 October 2013 - APC congratulates Premier's Sustainability Award winner

19 August 2013 - Litter drops for another year

8 July 2013 - APC praises high performers

8 April 2013 - Improvements in kerbside collection required to lift recycling rate

Read the full report "Assessment of recycling infrastructure: current status and future opportunities"

11 March 2013 - Recycling rate continues to rise

1 March 2013 - APC Signatories Clean Up

2012

3 December 2012 - APC delivers significant benefits

21 November 2012 - APC initiative encourages away from home recycling

12 November 2012 - National Recycling Week puts spotlight on away from home recycling

26 September 2012 - Government and industry come together to increase polystyrene recycling

20 August 2012 - National litter index shows downward trend continues