• 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


10 02.16.

Municipality of Kakanj in the Green Dot system of recycling and recovery of packaging waste

Kakanj 10.02.2016. – Cooperation agreement between the Municipality of Kakanj, PU Vodokom and Ekopak is signed in the premises of Kakanj. The contract defines the project "Development of primary selection of packaging waste from communal solid waste in the Municipality of Kakanj", within which will establish 6 eco-islands in the city center of Kakanj.

 Ekopak will also provide  the purchase of sets of bins to 28 schools in the Municipality, so that all primary, secondary and teritorial schools will be covered. There are planed a various promotional and educational activities, and education of children about the importance of recycling of packaging waste. Educational play for children "Recycling is not a hassle“ will be played soon in Kakanj.

Municipality of Kakanj will determine the location for the eco-islands, and "Vodokom" will carry out the construction preparatory work. PU “Vodokom“ has committed to conduct regular emptying of packaging waste collected through eco-islands, and the preparation for transport and recycling.

After signing the contract, the representative of Ekopak Hasan Ahmetspahic handed to the Mayor of Kakanj Nermin Mandra certificate which officially announced the joining of Kakanj to the Green Dot system.

Kakanj is continuously working on increasing the level of communal hygiene. With eco-islands, Kakanj will soon get the underground containers. It is completed the acquisition of the two new trucks for waste disposal and acquisition of metilico, and it is significantly increased the volume of organized removal of waste from the area of ​​Kakanj.