certifications for oceans’ protection

Welcome to the Ocean Bound Plastic Certification Scheme

This Website is an information website about Ocean Bound Plastic Certification, you will find information and key documents for companies willing to become certified and information about what Ocean Bound Plastic is and why is it important.

It is also the place where you can verify if your supplier or brand indeed has a valid certification and eventually report misuses or send us comments on how we should improve the Certification.

The Ocean Bound Plastic Certification has been developed and is maintained by the NGO Zero Plastic Oceans (ZPO). Companies wishing to be Certified are audited by Approved Third Party Certification Bodies which are independent from ZPO.

You can find all the general information about the certification and the Standards available on this page.

The certification documents (Standards, Guidelines, Fees) are available in our document center.

You can find find the list of already certified companies and verify the extend of their scope certificate on this page

Finally if you want to get certified you can find here the list of certification companies approved to deliver OBP certificates.


Partners and contributors

This Certification has been developed by Zero Plastic Oceans in partnership with Control Union, with inputs and comments from Heng Hiap Industries, Oceanworks, Race for Water Foundation, ANCON, Marea Verde, EuroFil, EcoFil, Alcane Conseils, Jan & Oscar Fondation and the support of SUEZ Central America and Caribbean. We would like to thank them all for their precious contributions.


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