Whoever brings packaged goods into circulation is subject EU-wide the so-called extended product responsibility. This means that he has to take responsibility for ensuring that this packaging has the least possible impact on the environment. This costs money and was previously regulated in the Packaging Ordinance (VerpackV). On January 01st, 2019, the VerpackV was replaced by the   Packaging Act replaced. To implement the packaging law, the Central Office for Packaging Register Foundation (ZSVR) brought to life.

The ZSVR aims to ensure a transparent and fair distribution of the costs of the disposal and recycling system for the yellow bins / yellow bags (   "Dual System") to establish itself in the market. Every commercial first-time distributor of filled sales packaging, which is typically incurred by the end consumer or at the so-called equivalent waste disposal sites, has to be in the packaging register of the ZSVR be registered with their master data and the brands they sell. (Source: Wikipedia).

Anyone who puts “packaging subject to system participation” into circulation in Germany must contact the ZSVR im Packaging register LUCID to register. One of the technical requirements is the availability of suitable signature software such as Sign Live! CC listed. Further information can be found on the website of the ZSVR   here .

Signature with Sign Live! CC


For the packaging register must embedded Signatures in PAdES format be generated. PDF-Signatures are in Sign Live! CC standard in the required format PAdES created.

How to create an embedded signature in Sign Live! CC:

  • Starten Sie Sign Live! CC
  • Open the PDFFile with File> Open menu item
  • The signature process is carried out via the menu Tools> Signature Functions> Sign Document started.
  • Select PDF Signature - PDF-internal signature after PDF-Specification and press [Next].
  • In the window Signature field position select the option Create a new signature field. After pressing [Next] the mouse pointer changes. Now drag on the with the left mouse button pressed PDF a field in the desired position in the desired size.
  • As soon as you release the left mouse button, the window opens Signature field representation. Choose here Standard [Continue].
  • Select as signature device You SignIT smartcard CC - Sign with a signature card and card reader at the workplace [Continue]. If you have not already done so, please insert the signature card into the card reader.
  • Im Identity window the card reader used and the certificate from the signature card are displayed. Depending on the setting, several certificates can be displayed. Please select the certificate with the Purpose: qualified signature [Continue].
  • The Attribute Certificates window can with [Next] skipped .
  • You will now be able to enter your personal PIN asked. Enter the PIN on the card reader and confirm your entry also on the card reader.
  • The successful signature is saved in Sign Live! CC displayed in the left application window.

Please note that in order to create a qualified signature Sign Live! CC must be licensed. A license for Windows or Mac OS can about our  Shop can be acquired.

Created: 23.05.2019/XNUMX/XNUMX
Updated: 23.05.2019/XNUMX/XNUMX

Created: 23.05.2019 - 11: 48
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