R-Cycle is the open traceability standard for sustainable plastic products and packaging. With the digital product passport, (recycling)-relevant information is already automatically recorded during packaging production and filling, forwarded through the value chain, and made retrievable via appropriate marking (e.g. digital watermarks). This enables waste sorting plants to identify recyclable packaging and form recycling-friendly, single-variety fractions. This is the basis for obtaining high-quality recyclates and a functioning circular economy.
In addition to the effective improvement of product sustainability, the fulfillment of (upcoming) legal information requirements, such as the calculation of the carbon footprint, the recycled content or in the area of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR), is significantly facilitated. Time-consuming manual calculations can thus be automated in order to meet requirements from legislators or customers.
Collecting and aggregating data enables easy and effortless reporting, recyclability assessment or carbon footprint calculation.
Profit from aggregated data for customer information and interaction to improve the usage of your products.
Trace plastic products or packaging throughout its entire life cycle to control all relevant quality properties.
Proof of origin and usage for the ingredients to fulfill upcoming political demands such as plastic taxes and recyclate quotas.
Data for more precise detection and sorting of plastic waste to increase quality of recyclate.
Increase your productivity by using data to automate and optimize your machine setup - enable Industry 4.0.
You know what you want? Use R-Cycle as a turnkey "Software-as-a-Service" solution. We have an interoperable infrastructure, for fast and efficient implementation. R-Cycle enables you to use digital product passports for your specific applications.
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Gain exclusive access to the R-Cycle network to strengthen your business relationships. With the support of experienced partners, you can start important collaborations, benefit from ongoing projects and get inspired.