Realising Reuse: The potential for scaling up reusable packaging, and policy recommendations

Lead Organization: RPA, ECOS, EEB BFFP

Author: Larissa Copello, Samy Porteron, Jean-Pierre Schweitzer


This briefing is based on a study realised by Circular Economy Portugal, which makes the case for scaling up reusable packaging in Europe. The study shows that under the right conditions including a supporting policy framework, reuse can thrive in the EU, and more importantly it can reduce the environmental impacts of packaging and save companies as well as consumers money