On 1 July 2022, further changes to the provisions of the Verpackungsgesetz (Packaging Act) will enter into force, which include:
- extended registration requirement for all companies which place packaging filled with goods on the German market;
- registration requirement for final distributors of service packaging;
- obligatory information about the type of packaging as part of the registration;
- the new obligation for electronic marketplaces/platforms and fulfilment service providers.