News for Pro Carton Members only – non political

Date for the Diary – ECMA Congress 2023 – Seville, Spain

Save the Date! The ECMA Annual Congress and announcement of the European Carton Excellence Awards 2023 will take place in Seville, Spain on 21 & 22 September 2023.

Draft EU Commission proposal for the revision of the PPWD released

Draft EU Commission proposal for the revision of the PPWD has been released

Changes in Pro Carton and Cepi Cartonboard Management

Pro Carton is pleased to announce Michele Bianchi (CEO of RDM Group) as the new President of Pro Carton.

CITPA research on available brand commitments to reduce/avoid packaging

An update on the latest status of global brand owners in addressing the "circular economy" in their packaging strategy.

Eunomia Negative List

Packaging characteristics (materials or components or features) Negative list for recycling.

Cushioning the impact of skyrocketing energy prices on the European wood fibre-based value chain beyond winter 2022/2023

Joint statement on the emergency measures to tackle dramatic energy price rises.

#GreenSource Perception Study – we value our members’ input!

Pro Carton members are invited to give their feedback on the #GreenSource campaign.

ECMA Annual Congress 2022

ECMA Congress 2022 was the largest gathering from the European folding carton and cartonboard sector since 2019!

Call for evidence opens, on the Tobacco Products Directive

ECMA Position paper submitted to the European Commission focuses on the risk of increased counterfeit, if tobacco packaging is simplified.

Circular Economy Action Plan

The European Commission announce that they will publish the second draft of legislation supporting the Circular Economy Action Plan

The EU Parliament shows ambition on forest sinks, not on materials substitution

The EU Parliament shows ambition on forest sinks, not on materials substitution

Paper Packaging Day – Register Now!

Join us on Paper Packaging Day to learn more about renewable packaging for a #fossilfree Europe!