Market sets high standarts to pallet's quality. Low-quality products can cause a lot of problems like the risks of injuries, damaged goods and the paralysing of automatic transportation lines.
Pallet's quality contains a lot of details:
Size and quality of wooden details, correct distance between them.
Sticking out tacks.
Treatment of wood.
Europallets are made on the standart called UIC 435-2. Europallets have 2 stamps: EUR (particular territory and compliance with the European requirements) and EPAL (adherence to the norms of the European Pallet Association).
EPAL is belong to the non-profit European Association.
The main purpose of this organization is an audit and the maintenace of an effective exchange system at every stage of delivery of goods.
Every organization with EPAL lisence goes through a quality check every month.