PRESS RELEASE Move towards Regulated Product Stewardship

Posted by recycleyourpackaging on August 9, 2019

Press Release 9 August 2019

Soft Plastic Recycling Scheme ready for move towards regulated product stewardship

Government’s announcement today to move towards co-designed and regulated product stewardship for single-use plastic packaging is a watershed moment for New Zealand.

This is according to one of the country’s biggest packaging industry groups, The Packaging Forum, which is backing the Associate Minister for the Environment Eugenie Sage’s announcement to begin consultation around implementing regulated product stewardship for packaging.