ABOUT IOPPK (INSTITUTE OF PACKAGING PROFESSIONALS KENYA)
The Institute of Packaging Professionals Kenya is registered under The Societies Act Rules Laws of the Republic of Kenya whose stakeholders are actors in the Packaging value chain-Designers ,Producers ,Users, Professionals from various fields , Government Agencies and Policy Makers ,Academicians and students of various aspects Packaging-
The objects of the institute is established are to: Stimulate consciousness of good packaging,Undertake and promote study, research and development in packaging and package design,Recommend standards for packages, packaging materials, processes and equipment,test, evaluate and certify packages, packaging systems, packaging materials, equipment and processes,Provide consultancy services on packaging problems,Study packaging for export commodity wise and country wise and to suggest measures to authorities concerned for effecting improvements,Provide training both short term and long term for specified personnel employed in industry, commerce and government in packaging technology,Promote and stimulate action in universities and colleges, to provide education in packaging technology,Analyse the implications of a sound policy on packaging on domestic production, domestic consumption and domestic prices,Study methods and procedures of incentives appropriate for development of packaging and analyse the institutional framework most conducive to the promotion of packaging.
IOPPK is a member of WPO (World Packaging Organization) and APO (Africa Packaging Organization. Through these organization Global and Continental Perspectives are brought to the Packaging Agenda in Kenya. IOPPK is also networked locally with various Private organizations and Public organizations.
For more details visit IOPPK: www.ioppk.com