The Paper Business Unit offers its services to paper and cardboard manufacturers and users as well as to public organizations, guaranteeing them all-round technical-scientific support with a focus on the issues of environmental sustainability, biodegradability and food safety.
Laboratories equipped with modern instrumentation allow to satisfy the analytical and consulting needs of the reference sectors and offer technical assistance based on a scientific approach to the problems of companies. As a CEPI (Confederation of European Paper Industries) laboratory, the Unit offers verification services concerning the accuracy of the instruments and procedures used by laboratories to test paper and cardboard samples.
Training courses are organized for technical personnel on issues relating to the entire paper supply chain, with a focus on the production process and the characterization and certification of the finished product according to the regulations in force.
Involvement in applied research activities for private and public organizations contributes to increasing the prestige of this Business Unit as an institutional point of reference for the paper sector acting as an interface between companies and the research environment to foster a continuous technical-scientific exchange, as well as the joint development of national and international programs of technological innovation.
Paper Unit experts participate in technical and regulatory updating activities as members of national and international technical standardization committees.
Certifications and awards
The Paper Business Unit is accredited by ACCREDIA as a laboratory operating in compliance with UNI CEI EN ISO/IEC 17025:2018 standard for the performance of chemical, mechanical and microbiological analyses and tests on paper, cardboard, health and hygiene articles and products intended for contact with food.
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