• Ekopak is first and leading licensed packaging recovery organisation in Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • Ekopak is a pioneer in Bosnia and Herzegovina in the process of establishment and development of the packaging and packaging waste management system

  • Ekopak is founded by leading international, regional and local companies

  • Operations of Ekopak are based on best EU practices, but also on highest business standards which are in accordance with the standards of the shareholders

  • Ekopak takes responsibility for the fulfillment of legal obligations for producers, importers, distributors and retailers at the lowest sustainable cost and for the benefit of the entire community

  • Principle of Ekopak is equal treatment for all - the shareholders of Ekopak have neither special status

  • Employees of Ekopak perform their tasks fully professionally, responsibly, transparently and according to highest ethical standards which are in compliance with all legal requirements

  • Ekopak is 32. member of the PROEUROPE - European umbrella organisation for the packaging and packaging waste recovery systems, based in Brussels

  • Ekopak is authorised to assign an internationally trademark "Green dot" to companies that behave responsible towards their packaging waste on the market of Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • Any usage of the symbol on the market of Bosnia and Herzegovina without exclusive permission from Ekopak is violation of the current legislation

  • "Green Dot" on the packaging means that company who uses it fulfills its legal obligations through Ekopak, finances the establishment of system of separate collection and recycling of packaging waste in Bosnia and Herzegovina


23 01.13.

Presentation of the Ordinance on Packaging and Packaging Waste Management of FBiH in Bihać

In organization of Ministry of Construction, Spatial Planning and Environmental Protection of Unsko-Sanski Canton, on 14 January 2013 in premises of Government of Unsko-Sanski Canton Ekopak held a presentation to representatives of packaging industry from this Canton on implementation of Ordinance on Packaging and Packaging Industry of FB&H. New legal responsibilities were presented, as well as advantages of joining the system of packaging waste management via authorized system operator.

Other than the representatives of packaging industry, the presentation was attended by representatives of cantonal Administration for Inspection Issues and municipal representatives of Unsko-Sanski Canton. After the presentation, discussion was opened that had the aim to clarify legal provisions of the Ordinance. It was especially emphasized that legal responsibilities for all producers, importers, fillers, distributers and merchants are on stand since the day the Ordinance was put in force, i.e. January 2012.

On 15 January, meeting was held with representatives of public communal companies from Unsko-Sanski Canton. Other than presentation of the Ordinance provisions, the role of authorized communal companies in establishment of sustainable and functional system of packaging waste management of FBiH was also accentuated.