• 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


13 12.19.

Round table ''Possibilities for dealing with plastic packaging in the food and beverage value chain'' held- Ekopak results presented

In the premises of the BiH Foreign Trade Chamber, a round table was held on the topic ''Options for dealing with plastic packaging in the food and beverage value chain". The round table was organized as part of a regional project implemented by the United Nations Center for Sustainable Consumption and Production (UN SCP / RAC) in Bosnia and Herzegovina with its partner consulting firm ENOVA, which aims to reduce the plastic footprint in the food sector.

This event was also attended by Ekopak expert for recycling sistem Arman Sekeric, with presentation "Contribution of the producer's extended liability system to improving the management of plastic packaging waste". On this occasion, the main achievements in packaging waste management were presented, the activities that Ekopak is currently working on, as well as the challenges it faces on the road to more efficient waste management.

The roundtable was attended by a number of stakeholders within the value chain, including representatives of institutions and authorities at various administrative levels, companies within the food sector, retail chains, packaging manufacturers and suppliers, waste management companies, research institutions and NGOs.