SSPP Future Plastic Packaging Solutions Round 2
Up to 24 months
The aim of this competition is to support feasibility studies, industrial research and experimental development, that addresses widely known problems in relation to plastic packaging for consumer products.
You must explain how you are innovating to address one or more of the UK Plastics Pact targets or overall objective of keeping plastic packaging out of the natural environment. The benefits of your new approach must be quantified in terms of the UK Plastic Pact targets where possible. Any environmental impacts must be described and justified.
Your project must deliver a more circular plastic packaging value chain, with reduced environmental impacts, such as:
You must consider the likely environmental impacts to:
Your project can focus on one or more of the following:
Your project must:
To lead a project or work alone your organisation must:
If the lead organisation is an RTO it must collaborate with 2 businesses (one SME, and one business of any size).
Academic institutions cannot lead or work alone.