In this overview of the management systems used at Sonoco Europe the link of the certificates can be found after the respective location.
Status: February 2016
DIN EN ISO 9001 gives the minimum requirements for a quality management system which an organization must comply to in order to provide products and services that meet customer expectations and legal requirements. Certification according to standard ISO 9001.
The international environmental management standard ISO 14001 establishes globally recognized requirements for environmental management. This also includes many other standards for complementary fields in environmental management including ecological balance, environmental statistics and environmental performance evaluation.
The international standard ISO 22000 is a globally accepted standard for the management of food safety. The standard PAS 223 states fundamental requirements for food safety in the fields of design and package production for food and drinks.
OHSAS (Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Series) is a British certification basis for management systems for occupational safety.
The ISO 50001 is a globally valid standard of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which helps organisations and companies build an energy management system and can also be used as certification to prove that the energy management conforms with the established standard.
The British Retail Consortium (BRC) and the Institute of Packaging (IoP) define together the standards for several trade chains as binding standards for suppliers of packaging materials for food. This BRC/IoP Standard is valid for both primary packaging (direct contact with products) and secondary packaging (products without direct contact).
This chain of custody certification is our contribution for the responsible handling of forest resources.
SEDEX (Supplier Ethical Data Exchange) is a Non-Profit-Organization for companies who are committed to continous improvement of ethical and social behavior within their supply chain.
The ISO 13485 is an ISO-standard that establishes the requirements for a comprehensive management system regarding the design and production of medical products.