Packaging Cov

Packaging Covenant

Doing our bit for the environment

Velcro Australia Pty Ltd. is pleased to announce that we are a signatory of the Australian Packaging Covenant Organization (APCO). At the Velcro Companies we understand the importance of reducing waste where possible. Velcro Australia’s membership and commitment to APCO will allow us to maintain best practices in the industry and reduce waste in the packaging of our VELCRO® Brand products.

  • Recycle bins under desks
  • Recycle bins in the warehouse and fabrication area
  • Re-use any boxes where possible for dispatch orders
  • Recycle spool cartons to an outside company for reuse.
  • A designated recycle dumpster for cardboard and paper.
  • VELCRO® Brand LOGISTRAP® used instead of shrink wrap where possible.
  • Purchase cartons that have recycled board.

APCO Annual Report

For the 2020 APCO Annual Report, Velcro Australia Pty Ltdhas achieved Level 3 (Advanced) for the core criteria