Inspiring better recycling since 2009:

We now have over 400 members. Trusted by 3 in 4 consumers.  Valued by 8 in 10 local authorities.  Learn more →

About Us  

The On-Pack Recycling Label Ltd is a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee, any profits being reinvested in our activities to promote ...

What is the Scheme?  

The award-winning On-Pack Recycling Label scheme delivers a simple, consistent and UK-wide recycling message on both retailer and brand pack...

Become a Member  

Your customers - or your clients' customers - look to you for advice on how to recycle the packaging on their favourite products. We give y...

Our News

  • New NEDs Come on Board as OPRL Strengthens Governance
    9 Jan - Jane Bevis
  • OPRL Labels Heading for Yes/No Recycling Advice
    19 Dec - Jane Bevis
  • OPRL Appoints Professor Margaret Bates as Executive Director
    10 Dec - Jane Bevis


Making packaging easy to recycle helps us all do the right thing more often. Getting all the design details right can be tricky, so we've go...

Current members

Recycling Locator  

Find out where your nearest recycling facilities are, for packaging and for much, much more. You CAN make a difference!

Plastic Recycling Tips  

Irresponsible disposal of plastics, particularly on rivers and oceans, has been in the news a lot, but many of us are still confused over wh...

Spread the Word  

Can't find our recycling label on some packaging? If your favourite brand isn't part of over 400 members already using OPRL, why not ask th...