News

Keep up to date with the latest APCO news, including Member achievements, updates from our sustainable packaging programs and progress towards the 2025 National Packaging Targets.

Collective Impact, 2025 Targets

Our Packaging Future Report Launches to Outline Critical Steps Required to Deliver Australia’s 2025 National Packaging Targets

Assistant Minister for Waste Reduction and Environment Management, The Hon Trevor Evans MP, and the Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO), today launched ‘Our Packaging Future’, the new strategic framework outlining how Australia will deliver the 2025 National Packaging Targets

Recoverability, 2025 Targets

New Report Maps Packaging Waste Ecosystem and Progress on Australia’s 2025 National Packaging Targets

The Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO) has today released Australian Packaging Consumption and Resource Recovery Data, a new report outlining the flow of packaging in the Australian resource recovery system.

Awards, 2025 Targets, SPGs

APCO UnPacked December 2019

Welcome to APCO Unpacked, a bi-monthly update from the world of sustainable packaging. We'll be sharing updates on progress towards the 2025 National Packaging Targets, the latest packaging innovations, success, news and updates as we build a circular economy for packaging in Australia.

ARL, Awards, Single Use Problematic Unnecessary, 2025 Targets

APCO UnPacked October 2019

Welcome to APCO Unpacked, a bi-monthly update from the world of sustainable packaging. We'll be sharing updates on progress towards the 2025 National Packaging Targets, the latest packaging innovations, success, news and updates as we build a circular economy for packaging in Australia.

2025 Targets

Leading Industry & Government Representatives Announced as Part of Collective Action Group to Drive 2025 National Packaging Targets

The Hon Trevor Evans MP, Assistant Minister for Waste Reduction and Environmental Management will today officially open the first meeting of the Collective Action Group (CAG).

ARL, 2025 Targets

Federal Government Commits $3 Million to Support Planet Ark and APCO Recycling Projects

The Federal Government has today committed $3m to support four new recycling education and resource recovery projects in Australia.

Recoverability, 2025 Targets

New Report Identifies Challenges and Opportunities for the Australian Packaging Ecosystem

APCO has today launched Packaging Materials Flow Analysis (MFA), a new report developed in partnership with the Institute of Sustainable Futures (ISF) mapping the current state of post-consumer packaging in Australia.

PREP, ARL, 2025 Targets

Business and Government Unite to Tackle Waste Challenge

The Australian Government joined business leaders today to support industry leadership in reducing packaging waste and improving recycling in Australia.

2025 Targets

Australia’s Environment Ministers Commit to Eliminating All Packaging Going to Landfill by 2025

The Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO) endorsed to lead historic target of achieving 100% recyclable, reusable or compostable packaging by 2025.