Working together to realise our vision of a circular economy
The Coalition’s Charter outlines the commitments and objectives of the different workstreams. It was approved by the CGF Board in 2020 and adopted by all Coalition members.
We are committed to transforming how our industry designs, produces and manages plastic packaging in order to accelerate progress towards our vision of a circular economy.
In 2019, together with SYSTEMIQ and McKinsey, our members created a blueprint for reaching our ambitions through the development of a simulation model comparing collection and recycling rates, material flows, as well as associated financial and social implications for different combinations of waste management design choices. As a Coalition, we have developed a strategy that supports our objectives of collaboration and circularity inspired by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s New Plastics Economy. These goals are embodied in our central aims for members to take action on the design and use of plastic packaging, the development of waste management systems, and the introduction of recycling innovations that can support greater recycling efforts.
We are committed to:
Through this strategy, we define success as: