Independently tested and certified
We want to meet the highest standards, deliver superior value for our customers and act sustainably. Therefore, we allow ourselves to regularly be certified by independent institutions.
The requirements of national and international standards and laws for medical devices form the basis for the development and manufacturing of our products. Therefore VP Feuchtwangen is certified to ISO 13485 for design, development, clean room production and sales of medical packaging systems.
DIN EN ISO 9001
Only continuous quality enhancement guarantees long-term customer satisfaction. In order to meet this demand, we have been certified according the quality management system EN ISO 9001, and have thereby implemented a consistent improvement process in our management system. The initial certification took place in 1992. Ever since,regular re-audits are held in our company.
DIN EN ISO 14001
A visible expression of our environmental commitment is the repeatedly successful certification according to the environmental management standard DIN EN ISO 14001. This is another vital quality sector in which we introduced a continuous improvement process that is anchored in the corporate strategy.
DIN EN ISO 50001
Our energy management system according to DIN EN ISO 50001 helps us to make energy consumption transparent and to develop measures against waste and hence the efficient usage of energy within our company. Thus, it fits into our climate protection initiative and will support positively our activities to further reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®)
In order to offer our customers paper products from verifiably sustainable forestry, we been certified according the criteria of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC®).
This forest protection organisation globally stands up for the sustainable management of forests. FSC® impedes overexploitation, protects rare species and prevents violations of human rights – regardless the origin of the wood, i.e. tropical or domestic forests.
The guiding principle of FSC® is the certification of forests according globally uniform criteria, with equal consideration for economical, ecological and societal requirements. Annual inspections of all certified businesses, both in the forest sector and downstream industries, ensure credibility and transparency.
Worldwide, more than 191 million hectares of forest have been FSC®-certified; about 1,76 million hectares of forest are certified in Germany. In German forests, FSC® stands for forestry without chemicals and clear-cutting, for increasing natural mixed forests, for protecting rare species and ecosystems, and for fair wages. Please look for our FSC® certified products.
Practical experience is part of student training: they go to companies and broaden their academic knowledge with valuable experience from the workplace. Despite skills shortages and demographic challenges, companies still replace full-time jobs with poorly paid or unpaid internships. The respective companies play with the hope of young people on a permanent job with good prospects.
Fair company, however, sets a visible sign. Members of this initiative ensure: With us, professionals are treated fairly! As a member company in Fair Company, we are committed to complying with the rules in dealing with interns for fair working conditions for work entry.