Infographic: How fibre-based packaging contributes to the circular economy
Fibre-based packaging is a pioneer of the European circular economy. Nearly 85% of fibre-based packaging is recycled, the highest rate of any packaging material. This is just one of the many advantages of fibre-based packaging.
EPPA Director General Application
The European Paper Packaging Alliance is looking for a Director General to lead the association and to support the industry in its aims and objectives. Applications are welcome to
Press release: Six trade associations announce the new Fibre Packaging Europe coalition
Today, six leading trade associations, representing industries involved in forestry, pulp, paper, board and carton production and recycling from across Europe, announced the launch of Fibre Packaging Europe, an informal coalition.
EPPA Press Release: Why reuse may not be the only answer: When "use and recycle" is the better choice for the planet
The EU’s Single Use Plastics Directive entered into law on 3rd July, but its confused application may harm the integrity of the single market and jeopardise European carbon reduction targets
EPPA Press Release: Single Use Plastics guidance goes beyond the scope of the Directive
Brussels, 1st June 2021 - The European Paper Packaging Alliance (EPPA) - which represents the circular forest fibre-based packaging value chain - is seriously concerned by the adoption of the Commission Guidelines on single-use plastic products required by Directive 2019/904 (“SUP Directive”), which the Alliance believes goes beyond the scope of the Directive.
Joint industry statement on SUPD Guidelines
EPPA has co-signed this joint industry statement to fully support the objective of the SUP Directive to reduce impact of certain plastic products on the environment, as well as the promotion of circular approaches aimed at reducing waste generation.
Press release European Paper Packaging Alliance - 12 January 2021
New European Study: Single-use paper-based packaging in quick service restaurants is better for the environment than reusable tableware
Joint Statement on the Integrity of the Single Market
Joint Statement on the Integrity of the Single Market