Avoid The Plastic Packaging Tax

What is the Plastic Packaging Tax?

The UK-Wide plastic packaging Tax came into effect on the 1st April 2022.

The Tax applies to plastic packaging manufactured or imported into the UK, containing less than 30% recycled content.

The tax is charged at a rate of £200 per tonne.

Recycled Post- Consumer Waste Film/Bags


Following extensive trials we can announce that Weldbank Plastic Co Ltd can now produce our LDPE range of products, including plain and printed bags, lay-flat tubing and sheeting etc in blends containing a minimum 30% recycled waste polythene. These products are exempt from the Plastic Packaging Tax, whilst retaining full functionality, high strength and 100% recyclability

reco30pcw has been developed to avoid the Plastic packaging Tax and help the environment, whilst maintaining the high- quality standards expected by our Customers.

Our trials have been successful, and include a full range of our products for a variety of applications, industries and sectors. These include chemical, retail, food, mailing, defence and many more

We now have samples available for any trials or testing that is required, these can be forwarded on request

For further information, please contact our Sales Team