Plastics Pact Network
A globally aligned network of local groups working to put a circular economy for plastic into...
WRAP (Waste and Resources Action Programme), together with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, launched The UK Plastics Pact in April 2018. It is supported by DEFRA (Department for Food and Rural Affairs) and led by WRAP.
By 2025, The UK Plastics Pact aims to:
Eliminate problematic or unnecessary single-use packaging through redesign, innovation, or alternative (reusereuseThe repeated use of a product or component for its intended purpose without significant modification.) delivery models
Ensure 100% of plastic packaging is reusable, recyclable or compostable
Effectively recyclerecycleTransform a product or component into its basic materials or substances and reprocessing them into new materials. or compost 70% of plastic packaging effective
Maintain a 30% average of recycled content across all plastic packaging
The Ellen MacArthur Foundation works to accelerate the transition to a circular economy. We develop and promote the idea of a circular economy, and work with business, academia, policymakers, and institutions to mobilise systems solutions at scale, globally.
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