ECOPACK BULGARIA is a not-for-profit company, founded in February 2004 by 18 leading Bulgarian and international companies: Agrima, BBB Group, Ganchev, Gotmar, Danone, Devin, ITD, Kaven Iradis, Carlsberg Bulgaria, Coca-Cola HBC Bulgaria, Pobeda, Prista, SARS Group & Co., Tetra Pak Bulgaria, Ficosota, Florina Bulgaria, Herti and Unilever Bulgaria. The Company was the first packaging recovery organization, to be licensed by the Ministry of Environment and Waters.
Membership of ECOPACK enables obligated businesses in the country to comply with regulations for separate collection and recycling of packaging waste placed on the Bulgarian market.
ECOPACK’sbusiness activitiesare solely funded by membership fees. ECOPACK does not distribute profits to its shareholders. The company does not participate incompanies collecting and recycling waste. This ensures that there is no conflict of interest between the company and the activities of its shareholders and members.
ECOPACK is a member of the European organization for recovery of packaging waste PRO EUROPE and has the right to use and provide its members with "Der Grüne Punkt" ("The Green Dot") symbol. Additionally, ECOPACK is a founding member of EXPRA (Extended Producer Responsibility Alliance).
In 2012 ECOPACK successfully implemented an integrated management system for quality EN ISO 9001: 2008 and environmental perforfmance EN ISO 14001: 2005.