EU, Policy and Regulation

Industry wins battle on reusable packaging in EU vote

MEPs have voted to keep targets for EU member countries to reduce packaging waste by 5% by 2030 and 15% by 2040 (Photo: Duskbabe/Envato)

MEPs have voted to support amendments to the European Commission’s proposed Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation that favours recycling over reuse. Green groups also blame industry lobbying for striking down the Sustainable Use of Pesticide Regulation

The EU packaging industry is celebrating after members of the European parliament voted ...

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