IPL guarantees its products comply with all the current Regulations and Directives regarding food contact, providing its customers highest standards of Quality and Safety.

All IPL's products for food industry are manufactured following the Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) -  EC No 2023/2006 of December 22nd 2006 refers:  specifically for those products that are intended to come into contact with foodstuffs.

Here some basic principles required by GMP:

  • Manufacturing processes are clearly defined and controlled.
  • Any changes to the process are evaluated.
  • Instructions and procedures are written in clear and unambiguous language. (Good Documentation Practices)
  • Operators are trained to carry out and document procedures.
  • Records are made during manufacture in order to demostrate that all the steps required by the defined procedures were in fact taken to ensure the quality . Deviations are investigated and documented.
  • Records of manufacture (including distribution) that enable the complete history of a batch to be traced are retained in a comprehensible and accessible form.
  • A system is available for recalling any batch of products supplied.
  • Complaints are examined, the causes of quality defects are investigated, and appropriate measures are taken in order to to prevent recurrence.

More Technical Information from IPL UK:

  • Product Legend
  • Certifications
  • Chemical Resistance
  • Phthalates Free
  • Bio Compound
  • Sustainability
  • Cleaning and disinfection procedures for food hoses
  • Cleaning and sterilization procedures for pharmaceutical hoses
  • Atex
  • Post curing - post vulcanization
  • General recommendation for technical suitability