Packaging Obligation Calculator

This calculator can be used to calculate your Packaging Obligation for 2017 under the Packaging Waste Regulations. You should enter data for obligated packaging you handled between 1 Jan - 31 Dec 2016. The calculator applies the following targets:

Paper - 69.5%, Glass - 77%, Aluminium - 55%, Steel - 76%, Plastic - 51%, Wood - 22%, Overall Recovery - 79%, Overall recycling - 72.7% (92% of recovery target). 67% of the glass target must be met by melt applications.

PLEASE NOTE that this calculator should be used for indication purposes only and we cannot be held liable for any errors that may result from its use.

Table 1

Packaging/Packaging Materials supplied (in tonnes)

  Paper Glass Alu Steel Plastic Wood Other
Raw Material Manufacturing
Conversion
Pack/Filling
Selling

Table 2a

Packaging/Packaging Materials exported by the producer (in tonnes)

  Paper Glass Alu Steel Plastic Wood Other
Raw Material Manufacturing
Conversion
Pack/Filling
Selling

Table 2b

Packaging/Packaging Materials exported by a third party (in tonnes)

  Paper Glass Alu Steel Plastic Wood Other
Raw Material Manufacturing
Conversion
Pack/Filling
Selling

Table 3a

Packaging/Packaging Materials imported for the purpose of the named activity (in tonnes)

  Paper Glass Alu Steel Plastic Wood Other
Conversion
Pack/filling
Selling

Table 3b

Packaging around imports into the UK that you dispose of as end user (in tonnes)

Paper Glass Alu Steel Plastic Wood Other

Table 3c

Imported packaging which is subsequently exported (in tonnes)

Paper Glass Alu Steel Plastic Wood Other

  

Table 4

Table 4: Statement of obligations

  Paper Glass Alu Steel Plastic Wood
Individual Material Recycling Obligations 0 0 0 0 0 0
Amount of Glass Obligation that must be met by 'melt' recycling   0        
Total Recovery Obligation 0  
Total Recycling Obligation 0  
Net Recovery
(Total recovery minus total recycling obligations)
0  
Net Recycling
(Total recycling minus total of materials recycling)
0  

  Paper Glass Al Steel Plastic Wood
Total obligated tonnage 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total materials recycling 0