Glass is a multifaceted material that has been an indispensable part of our lives for 3.500 years from glassware to works of art. It is hygienic, clear, easily malleable, resistant, has a bright surface but no odor or taste, which make it the material of choice for the packaging of many products such as food, beverages, cosmetics, and pharmaceuticals.
One of the leading global glass packaging producers, the Şişecam Glass Packaging Group shows the utmost care regarding the quality standards of its glass packaging products that aim to add comfort to people’s lives. In addition to inspections carried out to maintain the highest level of quality standards on production lines equipped with the latest technology, our Group also meets all of its commitments to maintain compliance with current laws, bylaws, and relevant standards, customer satisfaction, and the continuity of resources needed to sustain this satisfaction.
In food packaging, the safety of glass bottles and jars used by millions of people every day is of critical importance. Every glass packaging produced is checked with instruments using the most advanced technology in order to ensure the highest quality and safety standards in our products purchased by customers. In addition, the quality control of pharmaceutical bottles is carried out in hygienic environments in accordance with ISO Class 8 conditions.
All our plants in Russia are certified and conform to ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, BRC Global Standard for Packaging and Packaging Materials Issue 4 and ISO 22000. We ensure compliance with the European Directive on packaging (specifications concerning heavy metals (lead, cadmium, mercury and chromium VI)) Furthermore, real-time manufacturing management and control system VERTECH is installed at each of our plants in Russia.