Since January 1st 2015, Triman is a new legal label for recyclable products (see image), requires that all those who place into the French market various types of recyclable products subject to a separate waste collection (according to the French “Responsabilité élargie du Producteur” (REP) system), shall inform the consumer about the need to deliver their products to a separate collection.

Various types of products fall under the Triman label: for example different kinds of packaging, apparel and textiles products, household linens, footwear and paper products.

For more information about recycling of packaging see and

Pour plus d’information concernant le recyclage des emballages vous pouvez consulter : et

The Article 62 of the loi anti-gaspillage pour l’économie circulaire (AGEC law) law passed on February 10, 2020 provides for the implementation of a unique identifier for all companies or entities subject to the principles of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR).

For household packaging EPR the Agence de la transition écologique (ADEME) has generated the following unique identifier for Carstensen Import Export Handelsgesellschaft mbH: FR207846_01MGHZ