CPI Comments on the IPCC Special Report

The publication of the latest report (‘IPCC Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C – a first assessment’) reaffirms that to minimise the adverse effects of climate change, there needs to be substantial changes to the way energy and resources are used if decarbonisation targets are to be achieved. Acting on these priorities calls for huge […]

New President at the Confederation of Paper Industries

The Confederation of Paper Industries is delighted to announce the election of Richard Coward as its President; effective from its Council meeting on 20th June. Richard, Group Managing Director of Rigid Containers Ltd, steps up from the position of CPI Vice President and succeeds Patrick Willink, who served as President for four years. On his […]

CPI Challenges Government to Deliver a Brexit for Business

Continued uncertainty over the outcome of the Brexit negotiations is having a growing impact on the UK’s Paper-based Industries. As the date of Brexit approaches, businesses are left in limbo not knowing whether to prepare for a new long-term trading relationship or a hard “no deal” Brexit. The UK’s Paper-based Industries have set four key […]

UK Papermakers Continue to Improve their Carbon Efficiency

The European Commission has published a record of 2017 site emissions of fossil carbon for energy and industrial sites across the European Union. After allowing for changes in production levels, the figures show that the amount of EU ETS-reported carbon dioxide emitted by UK paper mills (per tonne of production) continues to fall – by […]

Confederation of Paper Industries seeks Industry Sector Deal with Government

Economic Value Report reveals £11.5 Billion Contribution of the UK’s Paper-based Industries Relevant to over 140,000 jobs, the Confederation of Paper Industries’ (CPI) first ever Economic Value Report has set out the importance of the UK’s Paper-based Industries to the UK economy. The headlines of the Economic Value of the UK’s Paper-based Industries are: Nearly […]

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