FEATURE PANEL SESSION hosted by BASA (British Adhesives and Sealants Association)

Packaging Adhesives – the challenges of packaging and food contact regulation on adhesives manufacturers and their customers and suppliers

Time & Location

Wednesday: 10.00 to 11.00, Stage: 1

George AtkinsonHead of Policy -Valpak

George’s will use this session to outline the basics of Extended producer Responsibility. He will outline the proposed fee and reporting structure and explain how EPR and Packaging Recycling Notes (PRN) work together. He will explain what is exempt and how to mitigate the costs and will explain the shift in responsibility from the supply chain to the brand owners and importers outline the new reporting requirements for brand owners and what this is likely to mean in terms of costs.