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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.

  • Public place recycling bins McKenzie District
    Public place recycling awareness on the rise

    A recent survey on public place recycling and litter has seen a mixed bag of results, with awareness around public bins increasing but willingness to make extra effort to use them declining....

  • Member-only webinar – regulation of glass packaging

    Join Rob Langford, CEO of The Packaging Forum for a discussion on the logistics and indicative costings of an alternative scheme to a CRS for glass....

  • Accreditation report webinar

    A webinar will be held on labelling, materials compliance and the future of soft plastic recycling in New Zealand and Australia....

  • Dole cuts back on Bobby Banana packaging

    Dole has introduced new packaging for its Bobby Bananas which will reduce the amount of plastic going to landfill by some 16 tonnes....

  • Cottonsoft’s Paseo 360° circular packaging

    Cottonsoft's Paseo 360° range now features recyclable paper packaging which is sustainably sourced, and a core made from 100% recycled NZ cardboard....

  • Packaging Forum CEO at Foodtech Packtech

    The Packaging Forum CEO Rob Langford will speak at Foodtech Packtech about whole of material, industry-led solutions and regulated product stewardship....

  • Member discount

    Members of The Packaging Forum and its schemes are entitled to a special discount price to attend the Safe & Sustainable Packaging & Materials Forum....

  • Soft plastics webinar

    A webinar will be held on lLabelling, materials compliance and the future of soft plastic recycling in New Zealand and Australia....

  • 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....