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Ralf Huep (ex-Advent International) and Karl-Georg Altenburg (ex-JP Morgan)

Holistic Solutions for the Recycling of Plastics

Aug 01, 2022

Circular Resources acquires Germany’s Der Grüne Punkt (GreenDot) to create the industry’s first integrated mechanical and chemical recycling solution for plastic packaging waste. Continue Reading ❯

Laurent Auguste (Photo: Der Grüne Punkt/Jan Knoff)

Circular Resources becomes Green Dot Global and accelerates its international development

Feb 17, 2023

The organization will leverage its EPR and recycling expertise in other geographies, starting with the U.S. and France, to drive holistic plastics recycling. Continue Reading ❯

Martin Prieler (ARA), Landeshauptmann Thomas Stelzer, Kurt Bernegger (Bernegger Gruppe), Vizekanzler Werner Kogler, Laurent Auguste (Der Grüne Punkt). (Photo: Wakolbinger)

New plant to boost plastics recycling 

Mar 03, 2023

As part of a strategic partnership, ARA, Bernegger and Der Grüne Punkt are building Europe’s most modern sorting facility. Continue Reading ❯

Researching together in one of the most advanced sorting facilities for lightweight packaging: Anna Lina Schütt, Jasmin Duensing, Tchibo, Andreas Kappel, Der Grüne Punkt, Bernd Büsing, Nestlé Germany, Hansjörg Nieß, Der Grüne Punkt (from right; photo: Der Grüne Punkt).

Together for more capsule recycling

Mar 06, 2023

Nestlé, Tchibo, Veolia and GreenDot are pulling together to improve sorting technology so that more coffee capsules can be successfully recycled. Continue Reading ❯

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U.S. Plastics Pact Launches Post Consumer Recycled Content Toolkit to Build Momentum for Recycled Content in Plastic Packaging | U.S. Plastics Pact

Mar 07, 2023

Check out the U.S. Plastic Pact’s new guide to procuring and incorporating PCR content, which is vital for a circular plastics economy. Continue Reading ❯


Browse additional resources from external sources we trust and read about organizations we collaborate with to increase positive impact.

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GreenDot is a Benefactor Partner of the Product Stewardship Institute. Learn about their work here.  View Resource ❯

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GreenDot has joined the Ocean Plastics Leadership Network, coming alongside global stakeholders from companies and NGOs to collaborate on effective interventions in the plastic waste crisis. View Resource ❯

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The PREVENT Waste Alliance EPR Toolbox provides helpful information on how to enable Extended Producer Responsibility for packaging. GreenDot was a main contributor to the development of the toolbox, which was financed by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development. View Resource ❯