The proposal amending the Packaging Waste Directive sets targets for the share of packaging waste prepared for reuse and recycling to be met by 2025 and 2030, with specific targets for various packaging materials (see Table 1 for details). Although no 2030 target is proposed for plastic packaging, the Commission may propose one at a later stage, based on a review of progress towards the target, the evolution of the plastic packaging market and the development of recycling technologies.
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