30 May 1996
Valipac officially becomes the accredited compliance organisation for the management of industrial and commercial packaging waste. Companies that join Valipac are in compliance with their statutory reporting and take-back obligations.
11 February 2004
European Directive 94/62/EC is amended by Directive 2004/12/EC. The definition of the term “packaging” is broadened and Europe sets higher targets for recycling and recovery of packaging waste.
The IRPC celebrates its 10th anniversary.
A new version of the Cooperation Agreement is drawn up, based on European Directive 2004/12/EC.
1 January 2015
Following the sixth constitutional reform, the IRPC now also takes on the role of the Belgian waste transit authority.
26 September 2017
The IRPC celebrates its 20th anniversary.