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26 June 2020

Action Plan of Ireland

REPAK is to set a target to increase glass recycling to 90% by 2029, with a major emphasis on education, awareness and behaviour change, as well as reviewing the glass collection market.

Leader: REPAK

Repak, member of PROsPA, is an extended producer responsibility scheme set up in 1997 to help businesses meet their obligations to recycle the packaging they place on the Irish market. It has over 3,400 members, whose fees fund household recycling bins, bottle banks, civic amenities and commercial back-door waste nationwide. It is the sole compliance scheme in Ireland and is a not-for-profit organisation with a social mission. REPAK is to set a target to increase glass recycling to 90% by 2029, with a major emphasis on education, awareness and behaviour change, as well as reviewing the glass collection market and increasing measures to reduce contamination.

Learn more by downloading the National Action Plan below.

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