02 Apr
2020

PUPC's position on postponing PLASTPOL trade fair

PUPC Press Release 02.04.2020   Polish Union of Plastics Converters understands the decision caused by the evolution of the worldwide epidemic situation to postpone the PLASTPOL trade fair to October 6-9, 2020 and expresses deep hope that this event,  important for the entire polish plastics industry, will take place as soon as circumstances allow. ...

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23 Mar
2020

PUPC WARNING: for safety, buy food only in plastic packaging

PUPC Press Release 20.03.2020 In the event of a direct threat to health and life, we should obtain products that guarantee safety. In the case of food, such certainty is guaranteed by products tightly packed in plastics, because only them - in contrast to unpacked products - were manufactured basing on the strictest hygiene regimes and in a bio-safe atmosphere. ...

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16 Mar
2020

British plastic packaging tax restrictive for entrepreneurs, but more environment-friendly than EU plastics tax

PUPC Press Release 16.03.2020   The UK government has unveiled a plan to tax plastic packaging that doesn’t contain at least 30% recycled plastic. "Contrary to the EU proposal, the British solution explicitly mentions investments in recycling and CO2 capture infrastructure," says Robert Szyman, Director General of the Polish Union of Plastic Converters (PUPC). ...

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11 Mar
2020

Can single-use plastic products help fighting with coronavirus?

Below you can find the text written by PUPC's General Director Robert Szyman, which appeared on Plastech.pl The spectre of the global threat of the virus responsible for COVID-19 is becoming a reality. There are appeals from everywhere for the highest care of hygiene standards, not touching each other and not approaching other people if not necessary. ...

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