Terms of Service


This website (www.cleverpack.org, hereinafter referred to as the "Website") is owned and run by IPI International Packaging Institute, Neustadt 51, 8200 Schaffhausen, Switzerland, registration number CHE.112.190.221 (hereinafter referred to as "IPI").

The use of this Website is open to every interested user or viewer (hereinafter referred to as "you" or "user").

By continuing to browse and use this Website, you agree to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, together with our privacy policy.


This Website is intended to provide an interactive platform hosting useful information either generated by the users themselves or by IPI and any trusted third parties.

You have the right to use the Website and its functions for the above mentioned purposes. Every other use is prohibited.

IPI has the right to exclude users from further use of the Website at its own discretion, without prior notification.


Please be aware that all content you post using the Website's "questions" or "publications" functionality will become publicly available.

You should note that IPI does not review the content that is posted on the Website by its users, including questions and in particular answers to such questions (collectively, "Content"). Accordingly, IPI does not make any representations or warranties with respect to the completeness or correctness of any such Content. Any reliance on any such Content by you is at your own risk. IPI shall not be liable for any damages that arise as a consequence of your reliance on any Content.

This Website is not moderated. That being said, IPI reserves the right to remove any Content at its own discretion at any time.

You are prohibited to post illegal, immoral or offensive content.

You are prohibited to post content that infringes any kind of confidentiality obligations, be it based on law or on an agreement between you and a third party (including in particular employment agreements).

You are obliged to fully respect intellectual property rights of third parties when posting Content on the Website. You are therefore obligated not to post any Content on this Website that infringes any third party right.

When posting Content, you represent and warrant that such Content is free and clear of any third party rights, and that posting such Content does not and will not breach any third party rights or any obligations you have vis-à-vis any third parties.

With the posting of any Content, you grant us an irrevocable, worldwide, unlimited license to use such Content as necessary for the purpose of publishing such Content on this Website, including any use directly linked to such use.


IPI does not provide any warranty as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered by it on this Website for any particular purpose.

IPI does also not provide any warranty regarding the availability and functionality of this Website.

IPI excludes its liability to the fullest extent permitted by law for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising out of, or in connection with, the use of or inability to use this Website.


This Website may also include links to other Websites. These links do not signify any endorsement of these Websites by IPI. We have no responsibility for the content of the linked Websites and do not make any representations or warranties whatsoever with respect to such linked websites.


This Website contains material which is owned by or licensed to IPI. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited.

This Website and its content is copyright of IPI International Packaging Institute - © or its third party license source respectively. All rights reserved.

Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited except where permitted by applicable copyright law.


IPI has the right to alter the content or functionality of the Website or to close the Website at any given time, without prior notification.

Moreover, IPI reserves the right to change the present terms and conditions at any time without prior information. You agree to the changes made to the present terms and conditions by using the Website.


If you have any questions with regard to the Website or if you come across illegal or inappropriate content, please contact cleverpack@ipi.eu.


Your use of this Website and any dispute arising out of such use of the Website is subject to the substantive laws of Switzerland, excluding its conflicts of laws rules.

The ordinary courts of Schaffhausen, Switzerland shall have exclusive jurisdiction with respect to any dispute arising out of such use of the Website. IPI shall however have the right to bring any appropriate action or suit at your place of domicile.