Plastics Packaging – Maximize Return and Minimize Impact
Have you ever thought about the “life cycle” of plastics packaging?
Current best practice thinking is that packaging should be designed to
- Satisfy technical, consumer and customer needs
- Minimises environmental impact.
ie. – Use the minimum amount of resources to serve its core purpose and maximise the opportunity for recycling.
A key UK and European endorsed design guide has been published to
- Encourage designers to consider recycling possibilities
- Provide guidelines for those wishing to make their packaging more recyclable
ECOS Environmental Consultants Limited