FoodDrinkEurope_Actions
FoodDrinkEurope will support food and drink manufacturers on their trajectory through the following actions.
Packaging_checklist

Develop and promote a Sustainable Packaging Checklist by 2019

Environmental_footprint

Further improve and support uptake of the EU’s Product Environmental Footprint methodology and a life-cycle approach on a voluntary basis working with the European Commission

Marine_litter

Explore how marine litter impacts can be accounted for in life-cycle assessment

Food_contact

Cooperate with the European Commission and European Food Safety Authority to set a clear programme on the assessment of whether recycled plastic materials other than PET can be safely used in contact with food, for instance, through better characterisation of contaminants

EU_harmonised_label

Work towards an EU-harmonised recycling label

Plastics_Initiative

Work with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s New Plastics Economy Initiative

Food_for_Life

Set out clear options for the European Technology Platform ‘Food for Life’ to identify priority areas for sustainable food and drink packaging innovation

Educational_programmes

Together with authorities, support the development and funding of educational programmes to promote recycling and responsible disposal

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