Recyclability of supermarkets' own brand plastic packaging in the UK 2018

This statistic shows the results of a 2018 survey on the recyclability of supermarkets' own brand plastic packaging in the United Kingdom. Co-op had the largest share of single-use plastic packaging, which was recyclable at 79 percent.

Share of supermarkets' own brand single-use recycled plastic packaging in the United Kingdom in 2018

Share of recycability
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Release date

April 2018


United Kingdom

Survey time period

May 2018

Number of respondents


Supplementary notes

* 11 leading UK supermarkets and seven grocery retail chains with over 1,000 stores
** The source remarked that recyclability for Aldi plastic packaging was somewhere above 60 percent.

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