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Compostable packaging use-case consultation

The Packaging Forum is working with other key stakeholders (including composters) on resolving the issues surrounding compostable packaging. This consultation is a critical part of our collaborative work programme to progress solutions for this packaging type....

Membership fees and work programme update

We are pleased to let you know that fees for The Packaging Forum remain the same for the financial year beginnging 1 April 2021, and will be invoiced in early April....

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2020 – it’s a wrap!

Read our wrap up of the highlights of The Packaging Forum's advocacy, product stewardship schemes and activity during 2020....

Member only briefing: CRS and EPR

Attend the webinar as we ask whether a CRS is the right solution for New Zealand, how much it will cost consumers and business and whether or not there's a better alternative....

Public place recycling bins in McKenzie District

Recycling terms in te reo Māori

Check out some te reo Māori terms related to waste and reycling. Para kore and WasteMINZ have consulted with many groups to come up with an agreed set of terms that can be used in signage and other contexts....

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Webinar: Recycling, Recyclability and regulations

Join our Soft Plastics Recycling Scheme manager and Ministry for the the Environment expert Dana Peterson to find out about recyclability cover and thresholds, and an overview of the priority product regulation framework....