Container Recycling Fee (CRF) update: New Product Pricing Freeze for products with Aluminum container type - July 18 to 26, 2024

Please be advised that due to changes to container recycling fee (CRF) rates for Aluminum containers effective Period 5 (July 28, 2024), there will be a pricing freeze on new products with Aluminum container type from July 18 to July 26, 2024. 

Requests for new product pricing with aluminum container type during this period (July 18 - 26, 2024) will continue to be processed, however the pricing effective date, will be set for July 29, 2024 or after. Vendors with new products in aluminum container type that require pricing effective before July 28, 2024 are encouraged to confirm and send the costing and pricing information of their new products to no later than Wednesday, July 17, 2024.

Please note that the above pricing freeze does not impact other container types (except Aluminium), regular monthly Price Change, and WPP requests. These will follow the normal pricing schedule as per the dates and deadlines calendar. 

Please read the May 28, 2024 notice for details on the changes to the Container Recycling Fees for aluminum containers.