SVI 15. May 2024 0 Comments

"Companies will take refuge in paper and shy away from reusable packaging". A well-edited article in Der Spiegel on the planned PPWR. To the report

SVI 14. May 2024 0 Comments

The Federal Assembly of the Swiss Confederation, after reviewing the report of the Committee for the Environment, Spatial Planning and Energy of the National Council of October 31, 2022 and the opinion of the Federal Council of

SVI 7. May 2024 0 Comments

The aim of the white paper is to provide an overview of design for recycling recommendations for paper and cardboard packaging to ensure its recyclability in Switzerland. So far, there are few binding rules or regulations, and

SVI 1. May 2024 0 Comments

The Swiss Packaging Institute SVI reports on its achievements of the past year at the General Meeting on May 17 in Olten. Click here for the 2023 annual report

SVI 1. May 2024 0 Comments

Few topics are currently occupying the industry as much as the planned Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation (PPWR). On April 24, 2024, the Parliament met in Brussels and adopted the PPWR by 476 votes to 129 with

SVI 26. April 2024 0 Comments

On April 24, 2024, the European Parliament adopted new rules to ensure more sustainable packaging and less packaging waste in the EU. The regulation, which was adopted by 476 votes to 129 with 24 abstentions, aims to

SVI 26. April 2024 0 Comments

The 4th General Assembly of Swiss Supply took place on April 22 at Swiss Logistics by ASFL SVBL in Rupperswil with 38 participants. After four years, Managing Director Andreas König retired.  Minutes of the 4th AGM Farewell

SVI 24. April 2024 0 Comments

Düsseldorf, April 22, 2024 The European Parliament will vote on the compromise proposal for the new Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation (PPWR) on 24.04.2024. After many discussions in the parliamentary committees and controversial proposals from the Commission,

SVI 27. March 2024 0 Comments

The World Packaging Organization has presented Vetropack's lightweight Echovai returnable bottles with a WorldStar Award in the "Packaging Materials & Components" category. However, the robust lightweights not only impressed the jury: After their first use at the

SVI 22. March 2024 0 Comments

The Council of the EU announced that it had reached a provisional agreement with the representatives of the European Parliament. However, the regulation is not yet a done deal. Following the agreement in the trilogue, the vote

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