Standards and product responsibility

In pursuit of excellence, Mpact subscribes to various internal and international standards to which its operations, where applicable, are certificated. These include:

Internal standards

  • Enterprise Risk Management Guidelines: Guidelines for managing business risks and insurance.
  • Risk Control Standards: Guidelines for risk control, fire defence, safety and health, motor vehicles, and environmental management.
  • Mpact management systems consisting of policies, procedures and work instructions dealing with an array of management requirements throughout the business.

International standards

  • ISO 9001: Quality management standard applicable to Mpact’s manufacturing operations.
  • ISO 14001: Environmental management standard applicable to the Group’s Paper, Corrugated and Recycling operations.
  • Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) standards applicable to the Group’s paper mills.
  • German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) Recommendation XXXVI: Food contact safety standard for packaging papers.
  • ISO 2200:2005: Food packaging safety standard applicable to plastics and corrugated containers used for the packaging of food.
  • British Retail Consortium (BRC): Ensures plastic containers meet customers’ food safety needs.
  • Art. 12 of the European Plastics Regulation (EU) no10/2011: Testing of migration limits for food containers; applicable in Mpact to products manufactured from rPET.