World Packaging Standardisation Newsletter WPSN

The World Packaging Standardisation Newsletter (WPSN) keeps you informed about the developments in international packaging standards (ISO, CEN etc).

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In the April 2019 issue:

  • Standards for pharmaceutical products
  • Terminology for food fraud
  • Printed colour reproductions
  • Safety of (de)palletizers
  • Blocking resistance of film and thermoplastic test specimens
  • Bio-based: examples on applying sustainability criteria
  • Flat crush resistance of laboratory-fluted corrugating medium
  • Glass: Requirements 26 mm diameter, 6 mm height crown cap
  • Plug bung closure systems for plastics drums 113,6 l to 220 l
  • Accessibility in general and tactile symbols/characters
  • Paper and board intended to come into contact with foodstuffs





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