APCO is a co-regulatory, not for profit organisation that partners with government and industry to reduce the harmful impact of packaging in Australian communities. We promote sustainable design and recycling initiatives, waste to landfill reduction activities and circular economy projects. APCO’s Members are from a variety of industries and organisation sizes – from multi-national corporates to local small businesses. We support organisations’ move toward a strategic approach to sustainability that helps deliver organisational and cost efficiencies.
With close to 1000 Members, APCO is the preferred pathway for businesses to meet environmental protection obligations. APCO believes collaboration is critical among all sectors and government to find the best possible solutions to packaging efficiency and sustainability in Australia. With such a vast and diverse member base, APCO is an ideal avenue for the sharing of best practise resources and strategies to improve packaging design, optimise waste management processes and reduce business costs relating to packaging waste.