The European plastics converters involved in the CPA Monitoring system can choose any of the approved auditing schemes/systems below, to ensure they fully comply with the CPA Audit Framework.
For more information, please visit: https://ec.europa.eu/docsroom/documents/50034
QA-CER is a certification scheme, already available in several countries for the verification of recycled content that assures the quality system related to the recycling process and use of recycled materials. Both the recycled content and the quality of the end product are addressed in order to support the principle of sustainability.
QA-CER certification scheme is based on the expertise of BQA (Belgian Quality Associatoin) which is a ISO 17021 certified company located in Gent, Belgium. Since 1993 it offers certification of ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and several other system certification services. It has a large client base in several sectors such as textiles, plastic processing industry.
Plastica Seconda Vita certification scheme was founded in 2004 by IPPR – Institute for the Promotion of Recycled Plastics and the representatives for the Italia plastics value chain (producers, converters and recyclers):
UNIONPLAST (plastic converters)
PlasticsEurope Italia (raw material producers)
COREPLA (EPR consortium for packaging waste collection and recycling)
AENOR was founded in 1986, and through the development of the certification, AENOR helps to improve the quality and competitiveness of companies and their products and services.
AENOR is represented in Spain (16 offices) and is also in: Brazil, Central America, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Italy, Mexico, Morocco, Peru, Poland and Portugal.
The serious and rigorous work that has defined the company since it was founded has helped make AENOR's certificates the most highly, with the organization having issued certificates in 60 countries. AENOR is among the 10 most important certification organizations in the world.