Regulation on Packaging and Packaging Waste

The BDI welcomes the transition from a directive to a regulation for the European internal market. EU-wide harmonised uniform packaging law requirements are the basis for the urgently needed planning security for companies to invest in sustainable packaging design, circular infrastructure and to ensure a high level of ecological protection throughout the European Union. Nevertheless, there is a lack of clarification and concretisation which is why the BDI submits proposals for improvement