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

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...
No end in sight: Prices for plastics rise to historic highs
The unbroken rise in prices and the continuing shortage of many plastics continue to put pressure on manufacturers of...
Nationwide collection of used perforated film starts in 2021 – ERDE...
The IK initiative ERDE (Erntekunststoffe Recycling Deutschland) will begin collecting perforated films nationwide...


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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.