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Plastic Packaging Tax & EPR explained

Are you ready? The Plastic Packaging Tax (PPT) comes into effect on 1 April 2022, impacting plastic packaging manufacturers, importers and purchasers. PPT is a new tax on plastic packaging manufactured in, or imported into the UK, that does not contain at least 30% recycled plastic. Manufacturers / importers of plastic packaging (including importers of […]

Eco-boost

Climate change and sustainability are fast becoming an increasingly important debate worldwide, with packaging and the packaging industry seeming to be in particular focus. Skymark has long taken environmental protection very seriously, both in the products it supplies and within its manufacturing processes. To enhance its sustainability credentials even further, Skymark is now promoting its […]

Mission Zero

In a world where we face a multitude of environmental challenges, we at Skymark Packaging are aiming to redefine how business can play a vital part in improving the lives of everyone around us.

FSC® Certified

As part of our continuing drive to provide environmentally friendly packaging solutions to our valued clients, Skymark Packaging International Ltd. are pleased to announce we have successfully undertaken an audit for the FSC®  Chain of Custody system

PureLoop recycling output

Skymark Packaging has long held a desire to conserve our environment. We produce innovative packaging solutions, efficiency projects and next level working methods. Whenever we explore a possibility to improve, we endeavour to involve our work force or (wherever possible) local companies that share the same philosophy as Skymark, reducing unnecessary carbon emissions associated with […]

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Keeping cool

Skymark Packaging has long held a desire to conserve our environment. We produce innovative packaging solutions, efficiency projects and next level working methods. Whenever we explore a possibility to improve, we endeavour to involve our work force or (wherever possible) local companies that share the same philosophy as Skymark, reducing unnecessary carbon emissions associated with […]

Carbon Trust Briefing

At Skymark, we are aware of our impact on the wider environment. This is why we have dedicated significant amounts of time and resource to ensure our Products have the least possible impact. Now we have taken further steps. Shaine Gill-Ohrt, Skymark’s Corporate Compliance & Accreditation Manager, attended the Carbon Trust Briefing on the UK […]

Combat CO2

Skymark Packaging is a business which due to the nature of its Products consumes large quantities of natural resources and therefore has a sizable Carbon Footprint. As an environmentally conscious organisation, we cannot sit back and consider this level to be acceptable. We have therefore launched two key energy reduction projects in 2018, with further […]

Andrex® launches 30% PCR

Launching with its most popular product, Andrex® Classic Clean, the new packaging will be designed using 30% recycled plastic packaging made from post-consumer resin. Ensuring the packaging continues to be fully recyclable, PCR is a sustainable packaging alternative made from plastic materials used by consumers.