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The Institute cyclos-HTP with its headquarters in Aachen was founded in 2014. The core competences of the institute comprise the testing and certification of the recyclability of packaging for distributors, projects for packaging optimisation and support for new developments in packaging made of plastics, fibres and other materials, in particular in the field of Design for Recycling (D4R). Our customers are brand manufacturers, packaging manufacturers, discounters and our partner DSD (Gruener Punkt).


Institute cyclos-HTP | Recyclability Assessment

Open Workshop 30th and 31st January 2020 in Aachen-Oberforstbach, Germany


The workshop is constructed modularly and can be booked flexibly according to individual needs. The number of participants is limited to 20 persons.


Day 1
30th January 2020 (from 9am to 4pm)

Theoretical part with practical examples


  • Legal foundations, public driver
  • Definition recyclability
  • Recycling paths
  • Institute cyclos-HTP recyclability assessment (methodology and criteria)
  • Recyclability of plastic and other packaging (status and potentials, practical examples)


Day 2
31st January 2020 (from 9am to 2pm)

Practical part on top of the theoretical basis


  • Calculation, exercises
  • NIR measurements (theoretical and practical part)
  • Q&A session


Participation fees:
790.- € for the 1st day only | 1.150.- € for both days


We make the workshop more individual depending on the questions, that we receive from the participants in advance; each participant can submit three questions beforehand. You are also welcome to bring or send samples as exercise to be measured and evaluated during day 2 of the workshop.

Technical contact persons: Sandra Beckamp, Dr. Joachim Christiani, Dr. Roland Bothor

Institute cyclos-HTP GmbH
Tel.: 0241-94900-0
Mail: info@cyclos-htp.de

Institute cyclos-HTP GmbH
Institute for Recyclability
and Product Responsibility

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