BRC Packaging and Packaging Materials Certification Overview

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No TÜV SÜD Certification Mark


Product certification in the meaning of the accreditation including management-system components / Voluntary assessment

Basis for Certification (certification standard):

BRC PACKAGING AND PACKAGING MATERIALS Standard in the currently valid version

Standard Owner:

BRC Trading Ltd.

No TÜV SÜD certification mark will be issued. Certified organizations will be authorized to use the BRC certification mark according to the rules defined by the standard owner.


The standard BRC PACKAGING AND PACKAGING MATERIALS defines the requirements for an organization's food safety processes. These requirements include, but are not limited to:

  • Implementation of a quality and product safety management system for packaging materials
  • Planning, implementation, assessment, actions
  • Hazard assessments including control elements
  • Resource management skills
  • Human resources, facilities and equipment, training
  • Intensive planning and safe production process, including environmental, personal and process hygiene
  • Suitability of packaging materials, machinery and vehicles
  • Correct product labelling (correctness, scope)  specifications and conformity statements
  • Systems for the evaluation of suppliers and service providers
  • Measurements, analyses, improvements
  • Material suitability testing, On-site inspections, emergency responses and control
  • Product safety
  • Security at the premises, product protection

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