DPG colour system certification

DPG colour system certification

Certification of the management system operated by printing companies with regard to tin and label colours under the deposit scheme as required by Deutsche Pfandsystem GmbH

Incentive

The certification is mandatory for companies which print labels or tins with the DPG label (deposit label).

Outcome

The certificate is a guarantee of eligibility for the procurement and use of the safety colour.

Target groups

Printing firms and tin manufacturing companies

Validity

Level 1 = 6 months Level 2 = 12 months

Recognition

The SQS certificate relating to the DPG certification guidelines is recognised in Germany.

Combinations

Level 1 certification (safety certification) is followed 6 months later by Level 2 certification (process certification), then Level 2 is reviewed every 12 months.
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Christian Aebersold