Leak: Mandatory deposit-return schemes, re-use targets in packaging waste reforms

A leaked draft of the Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive (PPWD) would require half of plastic and aluminium packaging to be recycled by 2025, with mandatory deposit-return schemes for cans and plastic bottles by 2028.

by Robert Hodgson

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