ZSVR launches consultation on the 2021 edition of the minimum standard for determining the recyclability of packaging

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The Stiftung Zentrale Stelle Verpackungsregister (Foundation Central Agency Packaging Register – ZSVR) has prepared the draft 2021 edition of the minimum standard for determining the recyclability of packaging pursuant to section 21 VerpackG (Verpackungsgesetz – Packaging Act), together with the German Environment Agency.

The minimum standard for determining the recyclability of packaging subject to system participation was published for the first time on 1 September 2019. The consultation version now available represents an update to the contents compared to the 2020 edition, and will be the 2021 edition once published on 1 September of this year. The consultation with stakeholders opens on 8 June, and will run until 16 July 2021.

 

For further information about the consultation on the 2021 edition of the minimum standard for determining the recyclability of packaging, click here.