Three EU flags

The EU packaging regulation could soon be finally approved. Image: unsplash/ Alexandre Lallemand

Compulsive EU regulation for sustainable packaging not far away

Different empty plastic bottles

The PPWR strives to be an effective instrument in the fight against packaging waste. Image: unsplash/Nick Fewings

Certain types of packaging become illegal as of 2030

Associations both welcome and criticise the compromise

Two hands with plastic flakes

The planned minimum quotas for recyclates are cause for criticism. Image: Alpla

PPWR creates security for planning

different metal tins

The manufacturers of packaging steel demand stricter criteria for design that takes recycling into account. Image: APEAL