How does this platform work

You are

* Manufacturer or wholesaler

Why should you list your packaging on this platform?

By offering commercial and industrial packaging made from recycled plastics in your range, your company can enhance its image and gain a competitive advantage.

Your advantages

  • Your customers receive a bonus of 50€/tonne of post-consumer recycled material (PCR) for the packaging they put on the Belgian market. The bonus only applies to packaging containing a minimum of 30% post-consumer recycled material.

    If their packaging contains 30% recycled content but they use less than 200 kg of PCR on an annual basis they will receive a flat rate bonus of €10.

  • Your packaging is listed free of charge in the database, which is open to all companies looking for circular plastic packaging.

  • As soon as Valipac has approved your submitted packaging, you will receive an e-mail with the logo attached (.jpg, .ai).

    You can use the logo for your internal and external communication.

    Label - Approved by Valipac - My Recycled Content

Our platform only offers a listing of packaging with recycled content. It does not allow the packaging to be marketed and does not provide any price information. It does not allow you to list packaging made of virgin plastics.

As a supplier, you should have the claimed PCR levels in your packaging confirmed by a third party auditing scheme.

List your packaging

 

What kind of packaging can you list?

You can list all commercial and industrial plastic packaging made from recycled (post-consumer) material, regardless of the percentage or type of polymer.
Your recycled packaging is not listed here? Please contact us to submit your request. If your request is accepted, your packaging will be added to the list.

Molds For Plastic Bottles

Flexible packaging

  • Stretch film
  • Stretch hoods
  • Shrink film
  • Shrink hoods
  • Top covers and hoods
  • Tiesheets
  • Protective sheets
  • Tubular films and bags
  • Big bags
  • Strappings
  • Others

Rigid packaging

  • Buckets with lid > 10 l
  • Drums > 20 l
  • IBC bubble
  • Foamed protective profiles
  • Others

In case of doubt, the ‘grey list’ issued by the IRPC will be used to determine if the packaging is part of the commercial and industrial group.

See the grey list

As a manufacturer or wholesaler, I undertake to respect the following 6 commitments:

  • Engagement 1 I offer my customers packaging containing post-consumer recycled plastic (PCR). I ensure that my customers can easily request their bonus from Valipac via official documents (invoice, order form, delivery slip, etc.) and have it verified by Valipac. This means that at least the %PCR and the supplied tonnage are mentioned.
  • Engagement 2 As a producer I follow, during the design phase, Design for Recycling guidelines. As a wholesaler I request my packaging manufacturer, during the design phase, to follow Design for Recycling guidelines (RecyClass is recommended).
  • Engagement 3 As a producer I work with EuCertPlast certified (or equivalent) recyclers. As a wholesaler I request my packaging manufacturer to work with EuCertPlast certified (or equivalent) recyclers.
  • Engagement 4 As a producer I apply Post Use Recycled materials (according to ISO 14021) in my plastic packaging materials. As a wholesaler I request my packaging manufacturer to apply Post Use Recycled materials (according to ISO 14021) in his packaging materials.
  • Engagement 5 As a producer I have circular packaging materials certified by an accredited certification body and I have a copy of the certificate. As a wholesaler I request the producer to have his packaging materials certified by an accredited certification body and I have a copy of the certificates.
  • Engagement 6 I inform Valipac / myRecycledContent about changes in the specificities of my circular packaging (% R content,...) and about new circular packaging put on the Belgian market by my company

(*) As a supplier, you must have a certificate (minimum level 2) confirming the share of PCR in your packaging item. We recommend working with certification schemes affiliated with Polycert Europe or with RecyClass Recycled Plastics Certification (or equivalent).

Why should you use packaging made from recycled content?

By choosing packaging made from recycled plastics, your company will enhance its image and gain a competitive advantage.

Your advantages

  • As a Valipac client, your company receives a bonus of 50€/tonne of recycled material contained in the commercial and industrial plastic packaging put on the Belgian market. The bonus only applies to packaging containing a minimum of 30% post-consumer recycled material.

    If you use less than 200 kg of PCR on an annual basis, you will receive a flat-rate bonus of € 10.

  • You indicate the quantity of PCR used via your annual Valipac declaration. As soon as the quantity of PCR has been validated and approved by Valipac, you will receive an e-mail with the attached logo. You may use this logo for one year in your internal and external communication. The logo will be updated annually.

    Label - Approved by Valipac - My Recycled Content

Our platform only offers a listing of packaging with recycled content. It does not sell the packaging and does not provide any price information.
However, you have access to the contact details of the various suppliers in case you want to contact them for further information or to place an order.

Find your packaging

For which packaging does the bonus apply?

Suppliers list all commercial and industrial plastic packaging made from at least 30% recycled (post-consumer) material.
Please check back from time to time as new suppliers and packaging types are added regularly.

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Flexible packaging

  • Stretch film
  • Stretch hoods
  • Shrink film
  • Shrink hoods
  • Top covers and hoods
  • Tiesheets
  • Protective sheets
  • FFS (form fill seal)
  • Bags and big bags
  • Strappings
  • Others

Rigid packaging

  • Buckets with lid > 10 l
  • Drums > 20 l
  • IBC bubble
  • Foamed protective profiles
  • Others