What does the Grüner Punkt symbol mean?

When you see a Green Dot (Grüner Punkt) on packaging, it means that the manufacturer paid to recycle it. Products with a Green Dot go in the yellow recycling bin,1 or in the glass recycling bins.

Grüner Punkt logo
Grüner Punkt logo

How to recycle in Germany

Sources and footnotes
  1. Wikipedia