#WeChooseReuse is making the reuse revolution a reality in Europe
#WeChooseReuse is calling for a future with durable and toxic-free products and packaging, where robust reuse systems are the norm throughout Europe.
Reuse systems directly reduce production and consumption as well as significantly reduce resource use, waste generation, greenhouse gas emissions and pollution - and their impacts on human health and the environment.
The #WeChooseReuse campaign calls for a transition to reusable packaging systems where packaging is necessary and supports the kickstart of the reuse revolution across all sectors.
Open letter to EU decision-makers sends one last signal for strong reuse legislation
Ahead of the proposal of the EU’s Packaging and Packaging Waste legislation, #WeChooseReuse reiterates the call for reuse and prevention to be at the core of EU packaging legislation. An open letter signed by Rethink Plastic alliance, #WeChooseReuse and latest #WeChooseReuse partner ANEC sends one last strong signal to EU decision-makers that they must […]
ANEC is the European consumer voice in standardisation, with members representing national consumer organisations from across 33 countries. To bring the voice of the consumer to the campaign ANEC has joined #WeChooseReuse as a supporting partner. For consumers to be able to further reduce single-use packaging and single-use consumer products, their access to reuse systems […]
#WeChooseReuse reiterates campaign demands in the run up to the EU revision of the Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive
Single-use packaging (including plastic, aluminum, paper) is contributing to the triple climate, biodiversity, and pollution crisis. In 2018, the level of packaging used in Europe reached new heights, with a record of 174kg of packaging waste per person (1). To enforce and strengthen current EU policies, the European Commission is reviewing the Packaging and Packaging […]