Labels & Certifications

Different certifications exist throughout the paper industry; including mill certifications, product certifications and self-assessments.

Mill Certifications

Logos ISO 9001 - ISO 14001 - OHSAS 18001- AFAQ-Bureau Veritas
  • ISO

    International Standard Organisation

    International frame of references which describes organisational requirements for the implementation in the company of management system for Quality (ISO 9001) or Environment (ISO 14001); both are based on the principle of constant improvement.

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  • FSC®

    Forest Stewardship Council®

    FSC® Chain of Custody certification tracks the FSC® certified material through the production processes, from the source all the way to the end-use.

Product Certification

Logo EU Ecolabel
  • European Ecolabel

    • 10% of fibres coming from well managed forests
    • Emissions in water and air
    • Energy consumption
    • Absence of dangerous chemical substances
    • Waste management
Logo Food compliance
  • EC regulation N° 1935/2004 from the European Parliament and Council of 27 October 2004

    • specifies the general requirements applicable to all materials destined to come into contact with foodstuffs.

Self-assessments

Labels certified by professional associations of production or distribution sectors, on the basis of self-assessment made by the applicant.

Logo NAPM - National Association of paper Merchants
  • NAPM

    National Association of Paper Merchants (UK)

Logo Möbius
  • Möbius

    Label used on products to communicate the recycled amount (often with percentage amount inside).