SA packaging industry welcomes METPACK-SA
New industry body to promote metal packaging, increase the market share and protect the industry of its members through stakeholder involvement
MetPac-SA is the new Producer Responsibility Organisation (PRO) tasked specifically with looking after the interests and recycling of steel, tin plate and aluminium packaging. Members of this non-profit association include raw material suppliers ArcelorMittal and Hulamin, and brand owners Nampak, ABInBEV, Distell, Heineken, PacSolve, Tin Can Man, WYDA Packaging, Coca-Cola and Nestlé.
“MetPac-SA brings together the entire metal packaging value chain in South Africa. We give the metal packaging industry a unified voice and present the industry’s views, make recommendations and voice opinions,” explains Delanie Bezuidenhout, who has recently been appointed as CEO of MetPac-SA.