FTI, Förpacknings- och Tidningsinsamlingen

Sweden
 

General info

Population

10.0 million

Date of Packaging Ordinance coming into effect

1994

Legal basis

According to the law "Ordinance of Producers' responsibilities for packaging" all companies that produce, import or sell packaged goods are subject to a number of obligations. Under the same regulations, both households and businesses are required to sort their waste and separately drop-off used packaging for recycling.

Obligated packaging

household packaging
transport packaging
all other packaging for bussiness

Company info

Foundation of the PRO Europe Member Organization

1994

Contact Address

Förpacknings- och Tidningsinsamlingen
Magnus Ladulåsgatan 63 A
Box 17033, 104 62
Stockholm
Sweden

Contact Person

Mrs. Ylva Nykvist
+46 (0)8-566 144 71
ylva.nykvist@ftiab.se 

Offered Services

To make it easier for all companies affected by the law of producer responsability, Sweden's business and industrial sector has established the service organization, FTI, to offer a cost-price service.
FTIs´recycling system is not profit-motivated. Collection levels exceed Government objectives.

Objective

The aim is to exceed Government objectives at all times in the most economic, environemental and social way for affiliated companies to benefit from a collection system that is highly appreciated by their clients.