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Adhesives, Packaging & Paper

SABS is a leading business services provider to organizations worldwide, offering a range of services for management system certification, product testing and certification, and standardization.

This includes the standardization in the field of manufacturing, conversion and testing of paper and board for packaging, including all aspects of their effects on man and his environment relating to activities in the following fields: Adhesives, Corrugated board & components, Paper bags and Wrapping bags, Boxboard and Sterilization bags.

An increasing need has been identified to enable the objective Auditing of paper and board for packaging products in order to promote the liberalization of world trade as emphasized by the World Trade Organization. Current emphasis on international trade creates a positive environment for the alignment of South African standards with international and regional standards.

Growing environmental awareness and the increasing awareness of quality implies the need for standardized requirements and test methods.