March 25, 2020

About the importance of packaging industry for food and pharmaceutical products

As packaging industry for food and pharmaceutical products is absolutely vital, we would like to share with you the following statements of different organisations which shows the significance of that industry for us human beings especially in the current situation.


Packaging Ink Joint Industry Task Force (PIJITF)

The PIJITF represents the members of the food packaging supply chain that are concerned with the application of printing inks onto food contact materials and their subsequent use.

Please see the cross-industry statement of PIJITF regarding COVID-19: “The packaging supply chain for food and pharmaceutical products is essential to maintain security of supply”.


EuPIA

EuPIA is the European Printing Ink Association and was founded in 2003 as a division of CEPE, the European Council of the Paint, Printing Ink and Artists’ Colours Industry. EuPIA represents the interests of the European manufacturers of printing inks and related products.

Source: https://www.eupia.org/fileadmin/Documents/home_page/200320__EuPIA_Statement_regarding_the_Coronavirus.pdf


NAPIM

NAPIM is a trade association for the manufacturers of printing inks and supplier industries
whose purpose is to provide information and assistance to its members to better manage their businesses.

Source: https://www.napim.org/assets/NAPIM%20Ink%20Industry%20Essential%20Manufacturing%20Services%20Doc%203-19-20.pdf


CISA

CISA is the Nation’s risk advisor, working with partners to defend against today’s threats and collaborating to build more secure and resilient infrastructure for the future.

Source: https://www.cisa.gov/sites/default/files/publications/CISA_Guidance_on_the_Essential_Critical_Infrastructure_Workforce_508C_0.pdf