Accelerating the use of recyclable multilayer food packaging for the transition to a circular economy.

Approach of PACK-CE

PACK-CE contains the following activities: 

  • Further development of two to three new materials that are better recyclable
  • Development of new technologies to recycle current multilayer films and new materials
  • Creating insight into the sustainability of packaging through life cycle assessment (LCA)
  • Development of new circular value models for circular packaging
  • Organisation of round tables to share knowledge about circular packaging in dialogue with stakeholders and to influence the behavior of stakeholders


  • TNO (coordinator)
  • AVANS Hogeschool
  • Haagse Hogeschool
  • Maastricht University
  • University of Twente
  • Aeres Hogeschool
  • RIVM
  • DOW
  • Hill's Pet Nutrition
  • Clondalkin
  • HVC
  • Gemeente Zaanstad