Tag Archives: EUROPEN


EUROPEN questions feasibility of biobased packaging

3 Sep 2015

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The packaging supply chain in Europe welcomes the adoption by the European Parliament of the Resolution on resource efficiency: moving towards a circular economy.
In particular, view EUROPEN supports the Parliament?s resounding call to strengthen the EU regulatory framework for EPR schemes by introducing EU binding minimum requirements to ensure transparency and cost effectiveness of [...]


European PET recycling at 52 percent

12 Aug 2013

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PET is the largest plastic material recycled in Europe, order with the equivalent of more than 60 billion bottles recycled in 2012.  This represents over 52% of all PET bottles sold in Europe. 
Petcore Europe Chairman Roberto Bertaggia said: “Despite the poor economic situation in the European region, purchase the consumption of PET bottles [...]