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If space on the packaging is limited, or if the packaging is neutral, is it possible to insert environmental labeling information on the documentation associated with the product (e.g. delivery note / transport document)?

Neutral packaging means unprinted packaging that does not include graphics or the affixing of any symbols and information, and which are sold as such to customers by the manufacturers. The ...
Last modified on 19/11/2021

Do the takeaway trays without any logo (eg polystyrene trays from ice cream parlors) need to be labeled?

The regulations do not exclude such packaging from the obligation. However, for some of these cases, important technological limitations have been identified that may not allow the physical affixing of ...
Last modified on 19/11/2021

Are the flexible films used to wrap the pallets considered packaging? If so, where should the environmental label be applied?

Neutral packaging means unprinted packaging that does not include graphics or the affixing of any symbols and information, and which are sold as such to customers by the manufacturers. The ...
Last modified on 19/11/2021

Are neutral primary packaging (e.g. unprinted flowpacks) subject to environmental labeling? If so, where should it be returned?

In these cases, it is advisable to affix the environmental labeling by means of an impression or stamping if it is not possible to print, or to report this information ...
Last modified on 19/11/2021

How to deal with plastic protective films intended for the B2B market that do not have any graphics?

Neutral packaging means unprinted packaging that does not include graphics or the affixing of any symbols and information, and which are sold as such to customers by the manufacturers. The ...
Last modified on 19/11/2021

In the case of screens for fruit and vegetables, where it is not possible to enter information due to lack of space, can they be included on the label?

The environmental labeling can be affixed / printed / imprinted directly on the packaging, or on a support, such as a label, if it is provided in the packaging system. ...
Last modified on 19/11/2021

In the case of packaging in which it is difficult / impossible to apply environmental labeling (also for reasons related to HACCP), can it be remedied in any way?

Neutral packaging means unprinted packaging that does not include graphics or the affixing of any symbols and information, and which are sold as such to customers by the manufacturers. The ...
Last modified on 19/11/2021

In the case of non-printed cardboard packaging, how to insert the environmental label?

The standard does not exclude neutral packaging from the obligation. However, for some of these packaging, important technological limitations have been identified that may not allow the physical affixing of ...
Last modified on 19/11/2021

Should neutral packaging also be labelled?

Neutral packaging means unprinted packaging that does not include graphics or the affixing of any symbols and information, and which are sold as such to customers by the manufacturers. The ...
Last modified on 21/11/2021