Mission Statement of PRO EUROPE

The Company’s objects are:

  • the enjoyment of all rights relating to “The Green Dot” logos and trademarks, in accordance with harmonised rules applicable to national organisations drawn up in accordance with the principles defined by EC Council Directive 94/62 of the twentieth of December one thousand nine hundred and ninety four relating to packaging and packaging waste.

  • the development and control of the conditions in which “The Green Dot” logo licences are granted to packaging manufacturers and distributors in liaison with the competition authorities.

  • the cooperation of national systems, mainly, concerning the verbal and graphic representation of “The Green Dot” logos and trademarks, to make it a European logo and trademark that symbolises the financial contributions to an organisation set up in accordance with the principles defined by EC Council Directive 94/62 of one thousand nine hundred and ninety four relating to packaging and packaging waste.
 

"The mark "The Green Dot" on packaging means that, for such packaging, a financial contribution has been paid to a national packaging recovery company that has been set up in accordance with the principles defined in European Directive No. 94/62 and its national law."