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To: GlaxoSmithKline

Provide Recycling for Medication Blister Packaging

Provide Recycling for Medication Blister Packaging

Provide recycling for medication blister packs

Why is this important?

Hundreds of thousands of medication blister packs currently go to landfill - they are mixed materials (plastic and foil) and therefore not recyclable with household recycling. Walkers did it with crisp packets, now it's the turn of the pharmaceutical giants to take responsibility.

United Kingdom

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Reasons for signing

  • I hate waste
  • I just put 4 blister packs into my household waste. Now destined for landfill.
  • Recycling facilities for meds packaging should be widespread not hundreds of miles away, completely impractical. Pharma Compnaies, time to step up and take responsibility

Updates

2020-01-24 10:51:04 +0000

20,000 signatures reached

2020-01-21 15:17:09 +0000

10,000 signatures reached

2020-01-21 11:18:37 +0000

5,000 signatures reached

2019-11-29 11:46:28 +0000

1,000 signatures reached

2019-07-03 23:55:44 +0100

500 signatures reached

2019-06-19 21:59:42 +0100

100 signatures reached

2019-06-19 19:54:49 +0100

50 signatures reached

2019-06-19 18:39:52 +0100

25 signatures reached

2019-06-19 17:22:44 +0100

10 signatures reached