Inspiring better recycling since 2009:

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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

  • OPRL Recruits Two New Non-Executive Directors
    1 Oct - Jane Bevis
  • Ricardo Joins OPRL as First Sustainability Consultancy Member
    8 Aug - Jane Bevis
  • Plastics Pact Rigid Plastics Recyclability Guidelines a Crucial Development
    16 Jul - 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 the 370 businesses and charities already using OPRL...