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EU Packaging Targets published

Directive (EU) 2018/852 has been published in the European Union. This requires Member States to recycle 65% packaging waste by 2025 and 70% of packaging waste by 2030.

Material specific targets are as follows:

Material 2025 2030
Plastic 50% 55%
Wood 25% 30%
Ferrous metals 70% 80%
Aluminium 50% 60%
Glass 70% 75%
Paper and cardboard 75% 80%



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