Standards and certificates
SIQ ISO 9001
The ISO 9001 standard is built on the principles of quality management which successful organisations worldwide use today, both in manufacturing and services. The requirements of the standard focus primarily on the effectiveness and efficiency of the quality management system in meeting customer requirements.
SIQ ISO 14001
The ISO 14001 standard is one of the most important tools used by organisations around the globe to respond to the challenges their activities pose to the environment. The aim of the standard is to preserve the environment and suitable living conditions for future generations.
The ISO 14001 standard details the most crucial requirements for identifying, managing, and monitoring an organisation’s environmental aspects. It details how a company should run and improve the overall environmental management system.
The FSC certificate is issued for products that comply with the principles of sustainability. FSC promotes sustainable, environmentally appropriate, economically viable and socially beneficial management.
PEFC certificates provide a system of transparent forest management control and a traceability system for timber from the forest to the finished product.
Products that come into contact with food are tested and certified by ISEGA, an independent testing and certification institute. Paper which has received a certificate of compliance from ISEGA is safe for direct contact with food.
The AEO programme aims to improve security at the EU’s external borders while facilitating the movement of goods through simplified procedures and the use of information technology. Having the AEO status brings benefits to businesses which meet the required conditions and criteria – it facilitates customs controls regarding safety and security and/or simplifies them in accordance with customs regulations.