Green and Renewable Polythene Packaging

You've heard it all before polythene packaging is harming our planet. But what if we told you there's a way to turn this environmental villain into a hero? As of 2023, 55.8% of plastics end up in landfills (, 44.2% of plastic is recycled (, and with the UK Recycling rate target for the UK is 55% by 2030 (, the urgency for change has never been clearer.

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What Does Green and Renewable Packaging mean to us?

UK Recycling Statistics

At Polymac Packaging, we're leading a revolutionary shift with our green and renewable polythene packaging solutions. These terms are far from mere buzzwords; they symbolise our profound commitment to practices that drastically reduce the environmental impact of packaging. In this article, we'll clarify what green and renewable packaging truly signifies and its role within the broader context of a circular economy—a system where waste is not the end, but a new beginning.

Green and renewable polythene packaging is crafted to minimise environmental footprint and encourage the reuse and recycling of materials. Unlike conventional packaging that ends up in landfills, adding to pollution and waste, our solutions are designed with sustainability at their heart. This strategy guarantees that materials are not only recyclable but are also derived from renewable sources, cutting down on the dependence on limited, polluting fossil fuels.

Furthermore, the principle of a circular economy is at the core of our initiatives. This economic model seeks to eradicate waste by the continuous use of resources. Integrating green and renewable polythene packaging into this framework, we ensure that each piece of packaging can be repurposed or recycled, effectively closing the loop and marking a significant stride towards sustainability.

The Eco-Friendly Approach of Our Company

At Polymac Packaging, we are not just committed to producing fully recyclable polythene packaging options; we ensure not a single scrap goes to waste. Every piece of packaging is sent to a recycling plant for breakdown and reuse. With our licensed waste carriage, we even collect excess plastics from our clients. This initiative is a cornerstone of our sustainability strategy, exemplifying our dedication to green polythene packaging and sustainable practices.

Beyond Recycling: The Circular Economy in Action

Imagine a world where waste is virtually non-existent, where every bit of plastic you use finds new life instead of ending up in a landfill. That's the vision we're turning into reality at Polymac Packaging with our renewable packaging solutions. We see used plastics as valuable resources to be collected, recycled, and repurposed, benefiting both our planet and your bottom line with potential tax benefits from recycled plastics. Have you ever been curious about What the Polythene Recycling Process is?

Navigating Tax Implications and Incentives

Choosing recycled plastics doesn’t just help the planet; it opens up a world of financial benefits and tax incentives that can significantly boost your business. Using recyclable polythene bags from Polymac Packaging could qualify your company for green tax credits, promoting a healthier environment while benefiting economically. We confidently guide our clients through this avenue, ensuring a fiscally responsible and environmentally friendly strategy.

The Balancing Act: Virgin vs. Recycled Plastics

Choosing between virgin and recycled plastics can feel like a tightrope walk, balancing operational needs with a commitment to sustainability. We at Polymac Packaging understand this dilemma. That’s why we educate our clients on when virgin plastics are necessary and strive for the greenest solutions in those instances. Our commitment is to help you maintain this delicate balance without compromising your eco-friendly goals.

Our Polythene Bags are made from  30% recycled materials

Through the processes described above, Polymac's Polythene Bags
are made from 30% recycled materials.

The Future of Packaging at Polymac Packaging

Looking ahead, we are trailblazing in the industry with innovative and sustainable solutions for our planet's future. We're exploring green technologies, like biodegradable polythene and plant-based materials, setting trends in eco-friendly packaging. With our focus squarely on sustainability, we are leading the charge in reducing environmental impact. Trust us to meet your packaging needs responsibly. Don’t just choose any package; choose one that saves the planet!


As you can see, we at Polymac Packaging are leading the way in green initiatives, from promoting a circular economy to navigating tax benefits. Choosing between virgin and recycled plastics isn’t simple, but we’ve mastered the balance. The future of packaging is here - it’s renewable, eco-friendly, and smarter than ever. So, why not join us on the journey towards sustainable packaging? After all, you play a crucial role in shaping our planet's future too!

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