NYCO Achieves Environmental Certification

NYCO has been successfully awarded the ISO 14001:2015 environment management standard, recognising the company's commitment to minimising its impact on the environment.


ISO 14001:2015 sets out the criteria for an environmental management system. It recognises companies that have adopted environmentally responsible practices in their business processes.

In addition NYCO has also achieved the international occupational health and safety standard OHSAS 18001: 2007.

Bernhard Jäggi, Managing Director of NYCO, said: "We are committed to the environment and for many years we have been investing in technologies and raw materials to prevent or minimise the effects of our products on the environment. We are currently developing additional projects and processes to reduce CO2 and VOC emissions. The sustainable and environmentally friendly use of resources is defined by annual targets ".

"The health and safety of our employees, and thus their work safety, is also at the top of our agenda. Our goal is zero accidents. We achieve this through continuous training, highly experienced supervisors and encouraging a positive safety culture amongst employees."

NYCO is also certified to the ISO9001: 2015 quality management standard and the BRC global standard for product safety. Through its external certifications, NYCO demonstrates transparency and responsibility towards its employees, the environment and its customers.

NYCO, Kirchberg (BE, Switzerland) is a leading producer of shrink sleeves, lidding materials and printed foils for the dairy, beverage, confectionery and pharmaceutical industries. Customers benefit from its longstanding experience, expertise and focus on product quality, customer service, flexibility and innovation. For more information visit nyco.ch.

Clondalkin is a group of 11 flexible packaging companies located across Europe and North America specialising in extrusion, printing, laminating and finishing. The companies have extensive experience in the development, manufacture and marketing of various packaging for different consumer goods and industrial applications.

ENDS

Issued on behalf of Clondalkin Flexible Packaging by KendallSmith
For more information email: Melanie Kendall
melanie@kendallsmithmarketing.com

Notes to Editors


Clondalkin Flexible Packaging

Clondalkin Flexible Packaging is an international producer of high value added packaging products and services with companies throughout Europe and North America.

The Clondalkin group of companies specialise in coated and laminated waxed papers and foils, pre-cut lids, polymer-based sheets, rolls, sleeves and bags. They occupy leading positions in the following markets:

  • Food & Beverage;
  • Biodegradable Packaging;
  • Confectionery & Bakery;
  • Dairy;
  • Tobacco;
  • Industrial;
  • Agricultural & Horticultural; and
  • Services & Leisure.

Clondalkin Flexible Packaging has extensive experience in all packaging converting technologies including extrusion, metalizing, laminating, lacquering, printing and finishing and works with all the major packaging substrates including paper, board, plastics, foils and laminates. For more information visit www.clondalkingroup.com