Paper Pak Industries has received British Retail Consortium accreditation for operations at its La Verne, Calif., and Washington, Ga., plants.

Paper Pak Industries receives BRC accreditationThe La Verne-based Paper Pak manufacturing facilities received the BRC accreditation following Paper Pak’s compliance with the BRC/IOP global standard for packaging and packaging materials, recognized as a Global Food Safety Initiative benchmarked food safety scheme, according to a news release.

The BRC accreditation acknowledges Paper Pak’s adherence to best manufacturing, operations and management practices, Ron Jensen, Paper Pak’s chief executive officer and president, said in the release.

The accreditation requires inspections of Paper Pak’s facilities and covered hazard and risk management, product safety and quality management, and other areas.