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Minimum standard pursuant to section 21 VerpackG – edition 2021

On August 31, 2021, the updated version of the minimum standard was published in consultation with the Umweltbundesamt (German Environment Agency) in its 2021 edition. The current version of the minimum standard for determining the recyclability of packaging currently in force is available in English, and can be found here:


Minimum standard for determining the recyclability of packaging – edition 2021