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Mondi Neusiedler Receives EN 15593 Certification by SQS for Hygiene Management System

Mondi food safety lab In its own Food Safety Laboratory, Mondi tests smart and customized packaging solutions that are optimized for food contact and support customers in meeting increasingly stringent regulatory requirements.

Sept. 20, 2017 - Mondi announced that Mondi Neusiedler in Austria (part of Mondi's Uncoated Fine Paper business) recently completed the certification process for food safety management and has been awarded the EN 15593 certification by the renowned Swiss certifier SQS (Swiss Association for Quality and Management Systems).

In its own Food Safety Laboratory, Mondi tests smart and customized packaging solutions that are optimized for food contact and support customers in meeting increasingly stringent regulatory requirements.

“We have a responsibility within the food packaging supply chain and are therefore taking part in processes to sustainably ensure consumer protection and guarantee product stewardship,” said Johannes Klumpp, Marketing & Sales Director Mondi Uncoated Fine Paper.

“Our team of specialists develop optimized packaging solutions that meet the highest requirements for food contact and other sensitive packaging applications. We also support customers with know-how and solutions to meet increasing regulatory standards for food packaging,” Klumpp added.

Mondi Neusiedler introduced process certification EN 15593 at both production sites and can produce the food contact paper grades according the requirements of the German Recommendation XXXVI (BfR).

Mondi Neusiedler now offers a comprehensive quality, safety and sustainability framework certified according to ISO 9001:2008 (quality management), ISO 14001:2004 (environmental management), OHSAS 18001:2007 (occupational health and safety management), EN 15593 (hygiene management), FSC® and PEFCTM chain-of-custody certifications.

Mondi is an international packaging and paper group, employing around 25,400 people across more than 30 countries. To learn more please visit: www.mondigroup.com.

SOURCE: Mondi