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Plastic Packaging Tax; 1st April 2022

A new Plastic Packaging Tax will take effect from 1 April 2022 and will encourage the use of recycled plastic within plastic packaging. The tax will apply to plastic packaging manufactured in, or imported into, the UK where the plastic used in its manufacture is less...

Busting Paper Myths in the EU

An extremely interesting article busting myths about perceptions of paper production and supply in Europe. For example European Forests are actually growing; only 13% of wood harvested is used in the paper industry and the recycling rate for European paper is over...

Biodegradble films vs Recycling films vs Incineration

An interesting article in Packaging news (18.11.15) debating biodegradable film and raising the notion that it may make more environmental sense to incinerate plastic bags for energy. It discusses the fragments left by degradable film, the lack of infrastructure in...

Why Should I use Printed Carrier Bags at Corporate Events?

Printed carrier bags are one of the most important pieces of branded point of sale at any event but they can sometimes be overlooked. Producing a high quality printed carrier bag for your event can set you apart from the other exhibitors and not only encourage the...

Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle your Plastic Carrier Bags

One only has to read the headlines to see that the recently introduced ‘carrier bag tax’ is proving very taxing indeed! With the TaxPayers’ Alliance calling for the tax to be dropped, and the Liberal Democrats urging the Government to expand the tax...