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After just under two years, extensive data and information is now available on the initial impact of the new Verpackungsgesetz (Packaging Act): a considerable increase in recycled packaging, a much larger number of producers that are living up to…
ZSVR publishes 2020 edition of the 'system participation requirement catalogue' administrative regulation
An updated and enhanced version of the system participation requirement catalogue was published on our website on 27 October 2020.
New subject-specific paper: What is considered packaging under the Verpackungsgesetz (packaging act)?
When does an item qualify as packaging, and which criteria must be reviewed when determining its packaging status?
The Zentrale Stelle Verpackungsregister (Central Agency Packaging Register – ZSVR) has been recognised with the "Digital Leader Award 2020" for building and running its digital platform, LUCID. It was awarded a place amongst the top five in the…
New minimum standard for recycling-friendly packaging now available – plastics debate makes implementation more difficult
• Minimum standard has been updated to dynamically reflect technological advancements and improve usability.
• Ms Gunda Rachut, Chair of the ZSVR, commented: "The new minimum standard enables companies to determine the recyclability of their…