With the adoption of the Circular Economy Package in mid-2018 and the discussions related to the development of the soon to be adopted Single Use Plastics Directive, the recyclability of packaging has come to the forefront of public debate.
Cartonboard is not only one of the most sustainable packaging materials, it is also one of the best in communicating brand values.
There is potentially bad news on the horizon as the UK Government has recently launched four consultation processes, two of which could seriously damage the UK Folding Carton Industry.
BPIF Cartons will be organising a visit to Iggesund Board Mill as part of its Foundation Training Course programme, to see how cartonboard is made.
Save the date.
The ECMA Annual Congress 2019 will take place at the Westin Dragonara Resort in Malta on 19 and 20 September.