Packaging ecodesign for environmental, economic, and social benefits and recognition

Overview of ecodesign

  • Reduces the environmental footprint of packaging by considering all phases in its life cycle
  • Considers environmental and standard design criteria (e.g. usability, safety, performance, aesthetics and cost) in the earliest design stages

Free tools and support for companies

Packaging Ecodesign Portal

A comprehensive site to learn more about key ecodesign concepts and strategies to design more ecoresponsible packaging and yield economic, environmental and social benefits


On this page, you will find various resources to help you with the preliminary assessment of your packaging and the decision-making process regarding the best eco-design strategies for your project.


Companies benefit from expert advice based on an approach that is tailored to their needs.

Credit for recycled content

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