The European Litter Prevention Association

Please dispose of packaging properly

11 September 2015

The European food and beverage service and convenience packaging association — Pack2Go Europe — recently released a video promoting its products as indispensable for hygiene, safety and convenience...

Please dispose responsibly

The message at the end rightly reads “please dispose responsibly and recycle where possible”. Food and beverage service and convenience packaging forms a very visible part of the litter stream today because people carelessly drop their packaging after it has outlived its immediate use. If used packaging becomes more of a nuisance than it is of immediate use, it is right to ask what measures society should take to address the issue.