As a manufacturer, importer, distributor or user of glass packaging materials or tableware, your branding is your face to the market and to the end consumer. Hence glass - in principle safe material - is also brittle and prone to breakage. Poor production and process control in manufacturing of bottles, jars, flasks etc. increases the chances of defects and damages that may affect your product and brand as a water or soft drinks producer, winery, liquor distillery, beer brewery, nutrition manufacturer, food processor or even a fragrance producer. TÜV Rheinland has therefore implemented a whole range of services in order to certify the quality of your glass products for packaging and tableware.
The experts of TÜV Rheinland are proficient and leading-edge in there area of speciality. They use state-of-the arts test equipment in various testing procedures and methods for all sorts of bottles, packaging materials and tableware. Some examples:
With TÜV Rheinland as your partner in testing of glass packaging and tableware, your glass products:
Alongside routine checks and testing of glass, we also provide services in the areas of:
The output generated through our glass testing and certification projects is used as the basis for approval of batches of glass to be delivered to users of packaging glass.
Based on low, medium, and high-carbonized drinks, the thresholds for safety levels vary. Some beverage and food companies also have additional demands.
With our tests and related reports the food and beverage industry can rely on the quality standards are to use glass a packaging material.
As we know that JIT (Just-in-Time) processing is a key success factor in the industry we are flexible and adopt our pace of working and service levels each individual customer. Therefore, our test results and reports are usually available immediately one day after batch production closure.
Some examples of the types of projects TÜV Rheinland manages: