This bachelor thesis deals with the topic “labels on packaging glasses” and examines, which effects the pre-treatment of glasses has on labels. Thereafter, most frequently used labeling adhesives and materials as well as their application were described in detail. In addition the author referred to innovations of the label industry. Another strong focus of this bachelor thesis was put on sustainability. This chapter is about the specific treatment of sustainable adhesives, materials and puts a strong emphasis on the recycling process of single and reusable containers. Concluding, the author highlights potential improvements for the label industry. Moreover, the author aims to create with this bachelor thesis an added value for students as well as teachers of the programme “packaging technology”.