Jaroslav Tymich has been working in the paper industry for the paper mill in Štětí (now Mondi Štětí) since 1980. In 1997, he moved to the area of securing a secondary raw material – paper for recycling in the company EURO WASTE, where he is still today. The company buys and sells paper for recycling in Central Europe, especially in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Germany and Austria. In this area, he has been representing the paper industry of the Czech Republic (Association of the Czech Paper Industry) since 1998 in the CEPI (Confederation of European Paper Industry) Recycling Committee and in the CEPI ContainerBoard Committee of Secondary Raw Materials. Since 2017, he has been the president of the ACPP and a member of the CEPI board of directors.