Packaging producers should favour clear plastic milk and soft drink bottles and smaller labels to maximise opportunities for recycling, new guidance has claimed.

Released today by WRAP as part of UK Plastics Pact Campaign, the guidance sets out instructions to packaging designers with an aim of streamlining the polymers used for rigid plastic packaging such as bottles and pots, tubs and trays. Further guidance on films and flexible packaging is anticipated at a later date.

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Favour clear plastics to maximise recycling, WRAP says

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