BRCGS Packaging Materials Issue 6, August 2019

Certification of the global standard for packaging materials


Product safety within the value added chain of manufacturing food products is gaining more and more importance and is making an essential part of the requirements of customers to the manufacturers of food packaging. By implementation of the standard and with subsequent certification, manufacturers of food packaging are experiencing support by assurance of product safety, quality and legal compliance. The duty of care is fulfilled by an optimized hygiene management and by maintenance of «good manufacturing practice». Risks of contamination are controlled and safe packaging for food products is reliably provided.


BRC Global Standard for Packaging Materials requirements are providing manufacturing of safe, high quality level and legally compliant products and are assuring optimization of process control and minimization of risks.

Target groups

Companies and organizations of any size, manufacturing packaging materials.


1 year - the publisher of the standard is stipulating an annual re-certification.


The SQS certificate has international recognition.


BRC Global Standard for Packaging Materials is compatible with ISO 9001 (Quality management) and all other management system standards.

Lead Auditor
Markus Zehnder
Would you like
(*) are mandatory