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The New Face of Packaging

Our Purpose:

Grow Support

Grow support for and develop new voluntary packaging product stewardship schemes

Commission Research

Commission research relating to packaging waste minimisation and litter abatement

Operate Schemes

Operate two accredited voluntary packaging product stewardship schemes glassforum.org.nz and recycling.kiwi.nz

Advocate

Advocate for the packaging industry

Funding

Support the community by funding projects

Technical Services

Provide technical services to members

Talk to us ;-
ABOUT MEMBERSHIP of one our existing schemes or to support the development of a new plastics scheme ::
ABOUT FUNDING for public place recycling events and infrastructure or glass recovery projects

Press Releases

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PF funds recycling bins Rotorua Lakes District

1st public place recycling bins around Rotorua Lakes District get funding from The Packaging Forum The first recycling bins to be placed around Rotorua Lakes District received a grant of $40,000 from The Packaging Forum’s two voluntary product stewardship schemes following an earlier grant of $60,000 from the Glass Packaging Scheme to support the introduction […]

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Packaging Forum invests $0.5 MILLION

Press Release Packaging Forum invests $0.5 MILLION in new recycling projects 29th August 2016 The Packaging Forum allocated $501,000 in direct funding to support Council, Community and Commercial projects in the year to end June 2016. The Packaging Forum operates two industry funded voluntary product stewardship schemes for glass recycling and public place recycling and […]

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Newsletter

Please click here to read the latest newsletter - The Packaging Word Spring 2016

The official publication of the Packaging Forum, all the latest news and issues about packaging recycling

This issue
Editorial from Leon Jarden, Countdown
Opinion Piece from Denise Roche MP
Hot off the Press
Projects & Initiatives
Investment in Infrastructure
Member News

Governing Board