Plastics industry to launch recycling action plan

Plastics 2020 consortium – namely the British Plastics Federation (BPF), Packaging & Films Association (PAFA) and Plastics Europe – and the Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP) will officially launch the Plastics Industry Recycling Action Plan (PIRAP) next week.

Claire Shrewsbury, Packaging Programme Manager, WRAP will share details of the Plastics 2020-led initiative ‘PIRAP’ for the first time at the Plastics Recycling Expo (PRE) in Telford.

She will be joined by Plastics 2020 consortium members: Philip Law, Director General, BPF, Kim Christiansen, Regional Director North, Plastics Europe and Barry Turner, Chief Executive, PAFA.

“The plan demonstrates the supply chains commitment to working towards achieving the plastics packaging targets and we would welcome others to offer their support,” said Claire Shrewsbury.