BRCGS Packaging is the first packaging standard in the world to be recognised by the Global Food Safety Initiative (GSFI) bench-marking committee.
Over 3,500 sites in more than 80 countries are certified. Aimed at any manufacturer producing packaging materials for all types of products from food to consumer products at all levels.
The BRCGS Packaging Standard is divided into 8 categories
- Print processes
- Papermaking and Conversion
- Rigid Plastics forming
- Glass manufacture and forming
- Metal forming
- Flexible plastics manufacture
- Chemical processes
- Other manufacturing
The Standard is made up of the following 6 sections to assist with good manufacturing practices and support quality management systems to be audited against.
- Senior Management Commitment
- Hazard and Risk management System
- Product Safety and quality Management
- Site Standards
- Product and Process Control
By conducting a Gap Analysis of your current systems against the standard, our team of experienced and qualified consultants can identify potential gaps and create a project plan to achieve and maintain accreditation. This can by done by either on site or as part of our remote support service.
The standard is currently under review and in development stages to issue 6 due to be completed August 2019 and audited against February 2020. The standard is currently under review and in development stages to issue 6 due to be completed August 2019 and audited against February 2020.