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• The 2021 edition of the minimum standard for determining the recyclability of packaging was published as planned on 1 September 2021.
• This third edition spells things out more clearly and is even easier to use. Individual evidence about the…
Determining the recyclability of packaging has gotten easier and more practice-based.
For quite some time, international online retailers or importers have been required to comply with the provisions of the German Verpackungsgesetz (Packaging Act): they have to pay for the recovery and recycling of their packaging.
The purpose of the system participation requirement catalogue is to assist you in determining whether the system participation requirement applies to your packaging.
On 30 July 2021, the Zentrale Stelle Verpackungsregister (Central Agency Packaging Register – ZSVR) published the market shares of all systems. Calculation of these market shares was based on the reports dated 1 June 2021, with volumes as per 14…