Sorting of beverage packages

20.09.2022

Beverage packages should be sorted according to the material in the correct transport unit. Proper sorting is important so that the material of beverage packages can be recycled.


Cans

Sort cans (also non-deposit) as intact and empty to a Palpa manual bag (red print).


Plastic bottles

Sort plastic bottles with Palpa's deposit marking as intact and empty to a Palpa manual bag.

NOTE! Non-deposit plastic bottles must not be sorted into deposit material, as the recyclability of the material cannot be guaranteed. Due to the recycling of plastic, different types of plastic must not be mixed. In addition, the wrong materials in the packaging can prevent recycling.

Non-deposit plastic bottles can be recycled by returning them to a plastic collection point or as an energy fraction.


Glass bottles

Sort beverage bottles of glass as intact and empty to a glass container.

Note! It is not allowed to put refillable glass bottles to Palpa's glass container. Return them in a crate or on plastic tray to Hartwall.

Impurities prevent recycling


Returns must not contain rubbish or other impurities as they will prevent recycling.

If the return is made in violation of the instructions, Palpa is entitled to sanction the return location for noncompliance with the instructions. The beverage supplier has the right to refuse to accept packaged transport units in violation of the instructions.

Remember to follow Palpa's sorting and return instructions in all returns.

Return instructions

Horeca / Sorting of beverage packages

14.06.2022

Beverage packages should be sorted according to the material in the correct transport unit. Proper sorting is important so that the material of beverage packages can be recycled.


Cans

Sort cans (also non-deposit) as intact and empty to a Palpa manual bag (red print).


Plastic bottles

Sort plastic bottles with Palpa's deposit marking as intact and empty to a Palpa manual bag.

NOTE! Non-deposit plastic bottles must not be sorted into deposit material, as the recyclability of the material cannot be guaranteed. Due to the recycling of plastic, different types of plastic must not be mixed. In addition, the wrong materials in the packaging can prevent recycling.

Non-deposit plastic bottles can be recycled by returning them to a plastic collection point or as an energy fraction.


Glass bottles

Sort beverage bottles of glass as intact and empty to a glass container.

Note! It is not allowed to put refillable glass bottles to Palpa's glass container. Return them in a crate or on plastic tray to Hartwall.

Impurities prevent recycling


Returns must not contain rubbish or other impurities as they will prevent recycling.

If the return is made in violation of the instructions, Palpa is entitled to sanction the return location for noncompliance with the instructions. The beverage supplier has the right to refuse to accept packaged transport units in violation of the instructions.

Remember to follow Palpa's sorting and return instructions in all returns.

Return instructions

Non-deposit plastic bottles

02.06.2022

Non-deposit plastic bottles must not be sorted into Palpa's transport units, as the recyclability of the material cannot be guaranteed. 

Due to the recycling of plastic, different types of plastic must not be mixed. In addition, the wrong materials in the packaging can prevent recycling. 

Palpa does not pay a deposit for plastic bottles that are not part of the return system.

Non-deposit plastic bottles can be recycled by returning them to a plastic collection point or as an energy fraction.
  

Impurities prevent recycling

Returns must not contain rubbish or other impurities as they will prevent recycling.

If the return is made in violation of the instructions, Palpa is entitled to sanction the return location for noncompliance with the instructions. The beverage supplier has the right to refuse to accept packaged transport units in violation of the instructions.

Remember to follow Palpa's sorting and return instructions in all returns.

Sorting instructions

Sorting of beverage packages

31.03.2022

The appropriate sorting of beverage packages ensures that the recyclable material remains so clean that new food packages can be made of it. 


Cans

Return cans (also non-deposit) intact and empty in a Palpa manual bag (red print).


Plastic bottles

Return only plastic bottles with Palpa's deposit marking intact and empty in a Palpa manual bag.

Non-deposit plastic bottles must not be sorted into deposit material, as the recyclability of the material cannot be guaranteed. 
Non-deposit plastic bottles can be recycled by returning them to a plastic collection point, as an energy fraction or as mixed waste.

Note! 
The manual bag should be tightly closed with a tie band. Between the tie band and the edge of the bag should be left about 30 cm. An overpacked bag may open or break during transport.


Glass bottles

Sort only beverage bottles of glass into a glass container.

Return glass bottles intact and empty.

Note!

It is not allowed to put refillable glass bottles to Palpa's glass container. Return in a crate or on plastic tray to the breweries.

Impurities prevent recycling

Returns must not contain rubbish or other impurities as they will prevent recycling.

If the return is made in violation of the instructions, Palpa is entitled to sanction the return location for noncompliance with the instructions. The beverage supplier has the right to refuse to accept packaged transport units in violation of the instructions.

Remember to follow Palpa's sorting and return instructions in all returns.

Return instructions

Horeca: Sorting of beverage packages

17.11.2021

The appropriate sorting of beverage packages ensures that the recyclable material remains so clean that new food packages can be made of it. 


Cans

Return cans (also non-deposit) intact and empty in a Palpa manual bag (red print).

Plastic bottles

Return only plastic bottles with Palpa's deposit marking intact and empty in a Palpa manual bag.

Non-deposit plastic bottles must not be sorted into deposit material, as the recyclability of the material cannot be guaranteed. 
Non-deposit plastic bottles can be recycled by returning them to a plastic collection point, as an energy fraction or as mixed waste.

Note! 
The manual bag should be tightly closed with a tie band. Between the tie band and the edge of the bag should be left about 30 cm. An overpacked bag may open or break during transport.


Glass bottles

Sort only beverage bottles of glass into a glass container.

Return glass bottles intact and empty.

Note! Glass bottles must not be returned in a manual bag. Pieces of broken glass can be a large health and safety risk for the driver and for the personnel in the processing plant.

Impurities prevent recycling

Returns must not contain rubbish or other impurities as they will prevent recycling.

If the return is made in violation of the instructions, Palpa is entitled to sanction the return location for noncompliance with the instructions. The beverage supplier has the right to refuse to accept packaged transport units in violation of the instructions.

Remember to follow Palpa's sorting and return instructions in all returns.

Return instructions