Papers and Reports
A selection of industry publications covering subjects such as
material flows, packaging, waste and the environment.
Please click on the relevant link below:
UK Plastic Packaging Tax White Paper
A white paper, which provides a detailed explanation of how the UK Plastic Packaging Tax will work and what it might mean for affected businesses.
EPR for packaging White Paper
A white paper, which provides a detailed explanation of how Extended Producer Responsibility for packaging works and what it might mean for affected businesses.
Zero Waste to Landfill White Paper
Is your business looking to attain Zero Waste to Landfill? Our white paper outlines the challenges, the benefits and how to achieve it.
Deposit Return Schemes for Drinks Containers
We have been working with our members to assess the UK drinks market and potential Deposit Return Scheme options, which are summarised in this report, which supported the Scottish Consultation and that expected shortly for England.
We produced this report to support Defra's understanding of current levels of UK plastic packaging placed on the market and recycled, and potential future levels to 2025.
Valpak Flow Reports
We have undertaken several studies to quantify how much packaging is placed onto the UK market and recycled.
Our weights database, the UK's largest, contains product and packaging information on over 15 million products.
Using this data source we have established some interesting facts and figures.
Access a list of Packaging Papers, which have been put together by various industry organisations, such as INCPEN, CIWM and the Food and Drink Federation (FDF).