Valpak News

We are committed to making sure that we keep you informed. Whether it is changes to existing legislation, new legislation on the horizon or industry updates you will find it all here.

Distributor Take back Scheme (DTS) launch WEEE Local Project Fund

Mar 23, 2011
The Distributor Take back Scheme (DTS) has today (21 March 2011) announced approximately £650,000 of special project funding is now available to local authorities, to support recycling and reuse initiatives for unwanted household electricals.

WEEE recycling given a boost by UK's leading compliance scheme

Mar 22, 2011
Valpak has been working with key organisations in the region to help tackle the problems of recycling Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE).

Valpak, Calypso & Preston Council introduce recycling to schools

Mar 12, 2011
Valpak has teamed up with Calypso and Preston City Council in a unique partnership to introduce recycling to secondary schools in the Preston area.

European Parliament votes on revised WEEE Directive

Feb 04, 2011
Yesterday (3 February 2011) MEPs met to discuss and vote on European Commission proposals to recast the WEEE Directive.

Valpak comply for all packaging waste obligations for 2010

Jan 26, 2011
Valpak are delighted to announce that we have successfully met our customers' 2010 packaging waste obligations.