Knowledge base

What types of packaging are there? How is one packaging type different from another?

When registering with the LUCID Packaging Register or amending your registration, you need to indicate which packaging types you are placing on the German market. But what are the actual packaging types and how do you recognise them? Learn more about the different packaging types here.

Packaging subject to system participation

Use the system participation requirement catalogue to figure out if your packaging needs to participate with a system or not. The catalogue is a database that allows you to search for products or articles of packaging and determine their system participation requirement status directly for yourself.

Packaging not subject to system participation