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The Global Recycling Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (GRACE) brings together producers of beverage cartons, liquid paperboard and similar paper-based packaging at a global level to promote their products’ assets and to ensure effective collection and recycling worldwide. GRACE’s partners work closely together to promote the environmental benefits of beverage cartons and similar paper-based packaging, advocate for an effective public policy framework and support measures to significantly increase their collection and recycling globally.

Workstreams

Establishing a dialogue platform for senior executives of partners on pre-competitive industry matters.
Coordinating aligned global action to facilitate advocacy and communication to promote beverage cartons, notably by ensuring joint positioning on key issues.
Facilitating joint global action in support of collection and recycling of beverage cartons, notably through regular exchange on opportunities to join or jointly set up local collection and recycling initiatives, the development of recycling information to be used in communication and advocacy, and designing of recycling guidelines.

Partnership Tiers

GRACE has two partnership tiers with different benefits:

  • Partnership
    • Partners are global companies developing, manufacturing or selling beverage cartons, liquid packaging board (LPB) or similar paper-based products.
    • Partners enjoy full participation in all GRACE activities, including involvement in discussions regarding the strategic direction of the organisation.
  • Associate partnership
    • Associate partners are local and regional companies developing, manufacturing or selling beverages and liquid foods packaged in beverage cartons, liquid packaging board (LPB) or similar paper-based packaging, local licensees of partners, local or global brand owners and retailers, local collection and recycling companies, NGOs, academics and think tanks.
    • Associate partners enjoy full participation in local recycling platform working group meetings and access to all relevant information.

To learn more about partnership opportunities, please contact Melina Raso.