Links

  • Europen, the European organization for packaging and the environment: Europen is an industry and trade organization open to any company with an economic interest in packaging and packaged products.  It presents the opinion of its members on issues related to packaging and the environment. Europen aims to achieve a fully accessible European market for packaging used for packaged products, whereby best use is made of the role, benefits and functions of packaging in society. 
  • The Dutch SVM-pact: SVM·PACT is an organisation established by trade and industry, whose task is to co-ordinate the implementation of the Packaging covenant. 
  • Green Dot Service: Green Dot Service is an industry-driven non-profit organization established to organize the collection, sorting and recycling of used sales packaging to help countries members to implement the European Union issued the Directive on Packaging and Packaging Waste.
  • Europa website: The Europa Website is the portal site of the European Union providing up-to-date coverage of European Union affairs and essential information on European integration as well as all legislation currently in force or under discussion.
    European Commission Website: Part of the Europa website, The European Commission gathers on this website, dossiers on environmental issues, including one on Packaging and Packaging Waste with the recent legislation and developments. 
  • Defra website: Defra (the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) works for the essentials of life, food, air, land, water, people, animals and plants. Their remit is the pursuit of sustainable development, weaving together economic, social and environmental concerns.
  • Let’s Recycle: Let's recycle is an UK's website for businesses, local government and community groups involved in recycling and waste management. Information is provided for educational purposes and those who simply want to know more, including a dossier on packaging.
  • Institute of packaging professionals: The Institute of Packaging Professionals is the authoritative organization serving the educational needs of the packaging community, where individuals can enhance their career experience through mutual interaction.
  • Public Waste Agency of Flanders
  • Duals System Deutschland AG
  • German Federal Ministry for the Environment
  • The Dutch ministry of Environment