Archive - 2013

Valpak Funded Improvements to HWRC Boost Recycling in Northwich

Nov 21, 2013
Northwich residents will soon find it even easier to recycle electrical appliances and plastic waste following improvements to the town’s Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC).

New certification body for PAS 141

Sep 30, 2013
Valpak, the Scheme Administrator for PAS 141:2011 Certification Scheme for the re-use of used and Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment, is delighted to welcome the accreditation of a second Certification Body to the scheme: Really Green Credentials.

Glass packaging supply chain to be spotlighted in new report

Apr 23, 2013
The key drivers for this project are to gain a better understanding of the volatility experienced in the market in 2012 and the potential impact(s) of the introduction of split targets for glass.

PAS 141: The UK’s re-use standard formally launched

Feb 28, 2013
The PAS 141:2011 Certification Scheme for the Re-use of Used and Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment was officially launched yesterday (27 February 2013).

Valpak announces compliance for 2012

Feb 05, 2013
“2012 has seen the UK PRN system severely tested again,” said Steve Gough, Valpak’s CEO.