Fost Plus

Belgium
 

General info

Population

11.0 million

Date of Packaging Ordinance coming into effect

2009

Legal basis

The Cooperation Agreement of 2008 adapts the European Directive 2004/12/EC. They form the two pillars on which Fost Plus’s activities are founded. It requires every company which has packaged or arranged for the packaging of products sold in Belgium - for more than 300 kg one-way packaging yearly - to achieve 80% recycling and 90% recovery rates. http://www.ivcie.be/admin/upload/page/file/516.pdf

Obligated packaging

household packaging
service packaging

Company info

Foundation of the PRO Europe Member Organization

1995

Contact Address

Fost Plus
Avenue des Olympiades 2
1140 Bruxelles
Belgium

Contact Person

Helpdesk Business Administration
+32 0 (2) 775 03 58
business.administration@fostplus.be

Offered Services

We achieve the efficient collection and recycling of packaging.
We raise public awareness regarding the importance of correct sorting, we help municipalities and intermunicipal companies to collect the materials as efficiently as possible, and we offer our advice to companies to help them improve the recyclability of their packaging.

Objective

Together, we turn efficient packaging management into sustainable resource management.