UPM RaumaCell gains ISO 22000 food safety certification for fluff pulp

Local news 9.2.2018 0:00 EET

UPM RaumaCell has integrated the Food Safety Management System ISO 22000:2005 - No. 9646-01 into its management systems and has received third party certificate to very this. The certificate was awarded by Kiwa Inspecta-provider of inspection, testing, certification and technical consultancy services in Northern Europe. This certification assures that RaumaCell has a valid and third party verified Food Safety Management System in place to meet the requirements of both direct customers and consumers.

UPM RaumaCell supplies fluff pulp for hygiene and food industry and this certification demonstrates that its processes related to food safety are in good order and meet the requirements of good manufacturing practices. With ISO 22000, RaumaCell is at the forefront of manufacturing safe and high quality fluff pulp for food industry.

Food industry materials must contain carefully selected raw materials with proven safety and compliance. In addition, it is essential to ensure that manufacturing of these materials does not cause any chemical, physical or biological contamination to food products. UPM Raumacell is annually inspected by Kiwa Inspecta to ensure continued development and that the requirements of ISO 22000 are being implemented.