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Overview of systems and other contacts

In order to properly implement the Verpackungsgesetz (Packaging Act), producers / initial distributors may need some support. System operators, experts, consulting firms, chambers of commerce and chambers of foreign trade are all available to provide that service.

In Germany, recovery and recycling services are provided by what is known as (dual) systems. Private final consumers dispose of their packaging waste in yellow bags/bins, paper bins and paper/glass containers after use. The packaging is then sorted into different groups at sorting and recycling plants where as much high-quality material is recovered as possible. Each party under obligation is free to decide which system(s) they will enter into an agreement with.

What systems are there, and how can I get in touch with them? Scroll down for a list of system operators and their contact details. If you are placing packaging that is subject to system participation on the German market, you are required to conclude a contractual agreement with a system. To find out whether the system participation requirement applies to you and your packaging, click here.

Registered experts/auditors are listed in the public register of auditors (see divisions 1 and 2 of the LUCID Packaging Register); some of them also offer consulting services. The experts listed in division 1 are authorised to audit the volume flow records of systems and sector-specific solutions, as well as declarations of completeness. Experts listed in division 2 are authorised to audit declarations of completeness. We thank you for your understanding that we as a supervisory authority are unable – and are not permitted – to provide consulting services on an individual basis. In particular, we are not permitted to provide information regarding the selection of system operators or their fees. In addition, we are not permitted to comment on or provide information about any matters not contained in section 26 VerpackG (Packaging Act). Here too, we ask for your understanding.

For technical questions about the LUCID database, please contact our support hotline. The database itself contains a number of different tips and guidelines. 

For legal questions about our remit, please refer to the following:

 

If you are unable to find the information you need, please contact our inquiry team:

anfrage[at]verpackungsregister.org

Please describe your question as concisely as possible. In your email, please provide your full contact details and, if applicable, the complete address of your company or organisation.

 


 

Specific system participation questions

 

If you have questions about participating in a specific system, you can get in touch directly with a contact person at one or more of the system operators below:

System operator

Altera System GmbH
Horst-Henning-Platz 1
51373 Leverkusen

 


BellandVision GmbH
Bahnhofstraße 9
91257 Pegnitz, Germany

 


Der Grüne Punkt – Duales System Deutschland GmbH
Edmund-Rumpler-Straße 7
51149 Köln, Germany


 


EKO-PUNKT GmbH & CO. KG
Waltherstraße 49-51
51069 Köln, Germany


 


INTERSEROH+ GmbH
Stollwerckstraße 9 a
51149 Köln, Germany

 


Landbell AG für Rückhol-Systeme
Rheinstraße 4 L
55116 Mainz, Germany
 


Noventiz Dual GmbH
Dürener Straße 350
50935 Köln, Germany

 


PreZero Dual GmbH 
Stiftsbergstr. 1 
74172 Neckarsulm, Germany
 


Reclay Systems GmbH
Im Zollhafen 2-4
50678 Köln, Germany

 


Recycling Dual GmbH
Willicher Damm 143
41066 Mönchengladbach, Germany

 


Veolia Umweltservice Dual GmbH
Hammerbrookstraße 69
20097 Hamburg, Germany

 


Zentek GmbH & Co. KG
Ettore-Bugatti-Straße 6-14
51149 Köln, Germany

 


Contact

Contact: Sales Management Rika Altenburg
Phone: +49 214-5004420-03  
Fax: +49 214-8320-4964
e-mail: vertrieb[at]alterasystem.de
Website: www.alterasystem.de


Contact: Customer Service
Phone: +49 9241-4832-200 
Fax: +49 9241-4832-444 
e-mail: vertrieb[at]bellandvision.de
Website: www.bellandvision.de


Contact: Vertriebsteam „Grüner Punkt“
Phone: +49 2203-937-557
Fax: +49 2203 937-397
e-mail: anfrage[at]gruener-punkt.de
Website: www.verpackgo.de
 


Contact: Dennis Bauer
Phone: +49 221-964897-0
Fax: +49 0221-964897-99
e-mail: info-koeln(at)eko-punkt.de
Website: www.eko-punkt.de
 


Contact: Frank Kurrat, Managing Director
Phone: +49 2203 9147-1268
Fax: +49 2203 9157-1268
e-mail: kontakt[at]lizenzero.de
Website: www.lizenzero.de


Contact: Markus Pache, Head of Sales
Phone: +49 61 31 23 56 52–801
e-mail: info[at]landbell.de
Website: www.landbell.de


Contact: Dirk Boxhammer
Phone: +49 221 800158-70 
Fax: +49 221 800158-77 
e-mail: info[at]noventiz-dual.de
Website: www.noventiz.de


Contact: Vertriebsteam PreZero Dual 
Phone: +49 7132 30 773255
e-mail: vertrieb[at]prezerodual.com
Website: https://prezero.de/leistungen/verpackung/lizenzrechner 


Contact: Theodora Pangaribuan
Phone: +49 221 580098-2888
Fax: +49 221 580098-777 
e-mail: pangaribuan[at]reclay.de
Website: www.reclay-group.com


Contact: Dominik Scholtyssek, Head of Sales
Phone: +49 2161 9462-700
Fax: +49 2161 9462-799
e-mail: sales[at]recycling-dual.de
Website: www.recycling-dual.de


Contact: Yvonne Wittig
Phone: +49 381 87715-320
Fax: +49 381 87715-311
e-mail: de-ves-info-dual[at]veolia.com
Website: www.veolia.de/dual


Contact: Dirk Grommes, Sales
Phone: +49 2203 8987-700
Fax: +49 2203 8987-829
e-mail: dualessystem[at]zentek.de
Website: www.zentek.de


Contact for legal and technical oversight and appeal procedures

Since the Verpackungsgesetz entered into force on 1 January 2019, the German Environment Agency has been responsible for the legal and technical supervision of the Zentrale Stelle Verpackungsregister (Central Agency Packaging Register – ZSVR) in public law matters. It is also the reviewing authority in the appeal procedure against administrative acts of the ZSVR. In addition, the German Environment Agency is also the authorisation authority for the permission granted by the ZSVR to systems to publish reports as defined in § 21 (2) VerpackG, and for the minimum standard for recycling-friendly design.

The Umweltbundesamt is also the licensing authority for assessing the levies received by the ZSVR, as well as the accounting thereof.

You can contact the Umweltbundesamt using the following information:

Umweltbundesamt (German Environment Agency)
Fachgebiet III 1.6 - SG VerpackG
Wörlitzer Platz 1
06844 Dessau-Roßlau
Germany
Phone: +49 340 2103-0
E-mail: verpackg[at]uba.de
Visit the German Environment Agency's website

 


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