Environmental sustainability lies at the core of our operations. Wrapall Packaging is actively involved in recycling initiatives in Australia and were one of the first market participants in our field to sign up to the Australian Packaging Covenant. In fact, Wrapall has been recognised with industry awards for our commitment to sustainability.
• The material source
• Supplier ethics
• Environmental and human health impacts
Packaging design – We work with our customers to optimize packaging design. Not only do we meet their needs, but we also ensure that our designs are environmentally responsible eg. The types of ink colours that are used.Packaging manufacture – There is virtually zero waste in our packaging manufacturing. All of the by-products from our manufacturing are recycled. Logistics – Where possible, we ensure that our products are despatched into a relatively simple supply chain. We also ensure that we fully utilise pallet spaces, thereby minimising the number of trucks on the road that our transporting our product. Retail – We ensure that the packaging material on our consumer retail products are recylable Use – We actively support newsprint recycling campaigns. Australia has the best newsprint recovery and recyling rate in the world (78% in 2013). This is ahead of the United States and European countries. End of Use – All of our products are recyclable and can add value at the end-of-life through recycling.