Product protection

Product protection is climate protection. Damaged goods mean energy and raw materials used in their production are wasted.


ERDE Initiative

Collect and recycle all films used in the fields. ERDE Initiative commits to recycling crop plastics.


Eco design

The golden rule of eco design: achieve the highest protective effect with as little packaging as possible.

The latest news

IK emphasises: “Circular economy is a shared responsibility”
The European Commission is currently examining various regulatory options to increase the proportion of recycled...
Potential for the use of recyclates in plastic packaging
In addition to the recyclability of packaging, one of the most important topics in the discussion about the circular...
ERDE Recycling fulfils voluntary commitment and collects over 50% of...
ERDE was able to significantly increase its collection volume last year – the amount of 26,910 tons of silage and...


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As IK Industrievereinigung Kunststoffverpackungen e.V., we provide information on new topics and on the properties and benefits of plastics packaging in a range of publications, training materials and videos clips.