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Offset compliance cost with own waste PRNs: Are you taking advantage of high PRN rates and being paid a fair rate for your packaging waste?

Matt Luntley
Jan 27, 2020
If your business is obligated under the Packaging Waste Regulations, and cardboard and plastic waste is collected from the business's site(s), you could potentially offset some compliance costs via own waste Packaging Waste Recovery Notes (PRNs). Matt Luntley, Commercial Account Manager, explains more in his Blog...

Funding available to sustainable plastic packaging research projects

George Atkinson
Jan 22, 2020
Funding is now available for sustainable plastic packaging research projects. Our Policy Advisor, George Atkinson, explains more...

International compliance: Keeping track of country specific requirements

Becky Thomas
Jan 15, 2020
Understandably, international compliance can be a minefield for UK businesses to navigate. However, for recycling systems to function effectively, producers must play their part in reporting and funding. Becky Thomas has written a Blog, which outlines how some countries interpretations of the regulations differ.

Unpacking the myths of the Packaging Waste Regulations

Ross More
Jan 15, 2020
Some businesses may believe that they are not affected by the Packaging Waste Regulations, when they actually do have an obligation. Ross More, Commercial Account Manager, tries to dispel some common misunderstandings in his Blog post.

Retailer WEEE take back: Alternatives to the DTS

James Beard
Dec 04, 2019
It is possible that the Distributor Take-back Scheme may not be extended beyond the end of this year. James's latest Blog outlines what Valpak can do to help if you're looking to operate a take back service for waste electrical and electronic equipment.

 

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