Making your packaging more sustainable, it can be done. And it will not just benefit the environment, it can also save your company money. Fost Plus will gladly help you. With tips and advice about the design of your packaging, information about new trends and practical examples. Moreover, we also offer our members personal advice and even a free packaging diagnosis.
Sustainable packaging, where do you start?
How do you ensure that your packaging is perfectly tailored to your product? How do you limit the use of materials? How to increase the recyclability of your packaging? You can find the answer to all these questions and more at www.preventpack.be. With tips and tricks, publications, videos, analysis tools, best practices, seminars and testimonials of companies that have been through what you’re going through. In short, enough materials for inspiration, communication and action.
How recyclable is your packaging?
Would you like to know how recyclable your packaging is? Learn more at www.pack4recycling.be. Answer a few simple questions about your packaging and you will immediately learn more about their recyclability. Here you can also find all the information about the criteria we use and lots of tips and advice to increase the recyclability of your product packaging.
What is the environmental impact of your packaging?
You can run a free, simplified lifecycle analysis (LCA) for your packaging at www.pack4ecodesign.org. You can immediately see the impact of your packaging in terms of water consumption, energy and CO2 emissions. You will also be given an overview of the measures you can take to reduce the impact on every level and you can simulate the effect of the various prevention measures.
Free advice and packaging diagnostics
Fost Plus members can always contact us for free personal and confidential advice, for example if you wish to introduce new packaging. You can even go one step further and request our free packaging diagnostics. An expert will visit your company to analyse your packaging (system). The expert will then formulate a series of recommendations that you can immediately put into practice.
Contact us for free advice at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Win a Greener Packaging Award
Every two years we present the Greener Packaging Awards in collaboration with VAL-I-PAC, rewarding companies for investing in sustainable packaging.