Press release: Major event for the Pulp and Paper sector provides a concept for what the future of the EU’s industry could look like

Press release: Major event for the Pulp and Paper sector provides a concept for what the future of the EU’s industry could look like

Paper & Beyond is the annual event of the European Paper industry and its value chain. The theme of this year’s event is ‘shaping the next generation’. It brings together producers, manufacturers, policymakers and leading innovators in the sector. Today, during...
Cepi Position on EU-wide End-of-Waste criteria for paper

Cepi Position on EU-wide End-of-Waste criteria for paper

Cepi recalls that used paper and board products are considered as recycled only when they are reprocessed into new pulp, which will be used to produce recycled paper. Considering the situation of the recycling of paper and board in the European Union, Cepi wants to...
High level statement on intentionally added microplastics

High level statement on intentionally added microplastics

The Confederation of the European Paper Industries supports the aim of the Proposal to restrict “intentionally added microplastics”, but we are concerned that despite the improvements already made during the process, the proposal still contains several issues that...
EPRC Monitoring Report 2020

EPRC Monitoring Report 2020

Full report available here. For more information, please contact Ulrich Leberle, Raw Materials Director at
Forest Strategy and packaging policy are synergetic

Forest Strategy and packaging policy are synergetic

The paper-based packaging value chain proposes to make better use of the synergies between the EU revised forest strategy and the ongoing policy work on packaging. Without coherent approaches to packaging, circular economy, climate policy and forest strategy, the...