Catalogue of best practices

You will find lots of examples of ways of optimising packaging, together with best practices, on our publications web-page. You will also be sent these on subscribing to our newsletter. You can also request a paper version of the catalogue by sending an e-mail to

CO2 certificates

A CO2 certificate can be sent to Fost Plus members. All you have to do is to send your request to The certificate lists the amount of CO2 emissions saved by recycling their packaging. 

Film on packaging

friendly and informative film all about packaging and what it is for. For a copy of the DVD, please send an e-mail to

Packaging exhibition

An exhibition tailored to all audiences, Packstory shows how packaging has developed over the years, its functions and its role in society. Highly visual, interactive, fun yet informative, the exhibition is regularly on the road and sometimes made available to local authorities or companies. You can also pay it a virtual visit on

Greener Packaging Award

The Greener Packaging Award, awarded by a panel of experts, highlights household packaging solutions which reduce the environmental footprint of the packaged article. For more details, go to

Newsletter on packaging prevention

Three times a year, Fost Plus publishes “Preventpack” , a newsletter dedicated to packaging prevention. Along with presenting a host of ideas, this magazine offers your company the opportunity of showcasing one of its success stories - a good way of exploiting the effort put in by your company. Subscription to Preventpack (available either online or on paper) is free of charge and you can also download back numbers.