UPG achieved ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management System (QMS) certificate in 2002, ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management System (EMS) certificate and  ISO 18001:2007 Occupational Health & Safety Assessment Series (OHSAS) certificate in 2008. In 2021, UPG was audited and certified the updated standards of ISO 9001:2015 QMS, ISO 14001:2015 EMS and ISO 45001:2018 OHSMS.

The accreditation service and the certification body of UPG P&C are Global Compliance Certification Pty Ltd (GCC) and Joint Accreditation System of Australia and New Zealand (JAS-ANZ) respectively.

ISO 9001

This management system helps organizations ensure they meet customer and other stakeholder needs within statutory and regulatory requirements related to a product or service.

ISO 14001

This management system helps organizations to minimize the negative impact of their operations to the environment, and comply with applicable laws and regulations.

ISO 45001

This management system helps organizations to reduce occupational injuries, fatalities and diseases, and promote workplace safety and health.


This is an internal management system integrating health, safety, security and environment.


UPG was proud to have received the prestigious award of ASEAN Outstanding Engineering Achievement Award 2018 for PREMIER Solarshield and PREMIER Odourless paints featuring environmental friendliness and energy saving properties. UPG was also conferred ASEAN-OSHNET Excellence Award 2018 for its effective management of occupational safety & health.

ASEAN Outstanding Engineering Achievement Award 2018

This award is given for engineering achievement that has made a significant contribution to the engineering progress and the quality of life in ASEAN.

ASEAN-OSHNET Excellence Award 2018

This award is given for labor management that contributes a better, safer and healthier ASEAN Community.


KARAWEIK Acrylic Gold Emulsion Paint achieved the ‘Special Product Award’ of the Management Committee of Myanmar Industrial & Trade Exhibition 2003.


KARAWEIK Gold Paint is a leading brand in Myanmar and also exported to Malaysia, India, China and Cambodia.