ISO 22000

Food Safety Management System ISO 22000 is a food safety management system. It provides guidelines and requirements on how to prevent food hazards. In preventing food hazard, the goal is to efficiently implement a consistent discipline within an organization, regardless of size, to be able to participate and compete fair in the food chain. People […]

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International Featured Standard for Food (IFS)

Quality Management on Edible Goods International Featured Standard for Food (or IFS) are standards designed to help promote and sustain the quality and safety of all edible goods, non-food products as well as related services in the product-supply sector. These uniform standards are developed to meet the growing demands of consumers, rising obligations of wholesalers and […]

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Understanding Global Food Safety Initiative

Understanding Food Safety Global Food Safety Initiative (or GFSI) is a non-profit generating organization launched in May 2000 under the Belgian Law and is managed by the Consumer Goods Forum.  It aims to continuously improve the quality of existing food safety management systems by providing a platform wherein concerned food service-related parties can collaborate.  GFSI […]

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Sustainable Forestry Initiative

Forest Management Sustainable Forestry Initiative or SFI is a program and certification standard launched by the American Forest and Paper Association in 1994.  It later on became more independent and by 2007 a separate charity known as SFI Inc.  Sustainable Forestry Initiative was recognized by the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification or PEFC, […]

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Food Safety System Certification 22000

About Food Safety Certification Food Safety System Certification 22000 or FSSC 22000 is a leader when it comes to ISO 22000 based food safety system certification scheme. It is developed by The Foundation for Food Safety Certification.  It is a nonprofit scheme and it is independently managed. In a short span of time, there is an […]

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22nd Annual ISO 9000 World Conference

Understanding ISO 9000 ISO 9000 is all about identifying, establishing and maintaining an effective quality assurance system that will enable manufacturing and service companies to consistently work with conscious effort to always upgrade their documentation, preparation methods and production. It is a family of standards that guides competitive companies on what is to be measured […]

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BRC Global Standards

Safety and Quality Operations BRC Global Standards is the leading certification program that guarantees the equivalence of safety, quality and operational criteria. It is widely used by certificated suppliers in many countries and is an integral requirement for primary retailers. Manufacturers are also obliged to fulfill their legal responsibilities by providing protection to end-product consumers. […]

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Understanding SA 8000

The significance of SA 8000: Social Accountability SA 8000 is an auditable quality certification that emphasizes organizations to create, uphold and apply socially valuable practices in the working environment. It was created in 1997 by Social Accountability International (SAI), previously the Council on Economic Priorities, by a board comprising of trade unions, NGOs, civil society […]

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Understanding ISO15378

Quality Standard for Primary Packaging Materials for Medicinal Products Essential pharmaceutical and therapeutic packaging materials such as glass, elastic, plastics, aluminium containers/components, foils and films may come in immediate contact with medicinal items therefore specific standards are created so the quality of such devices can conform to the security, viability and dependability of the medical […]

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The SFI Standard

Overview of Sustainable Forestry Initiative Standard The Sustainable Forestry Initiative standard’s objectives are to give quality measures that will ensure the forest environment and protect its biodiversity. This implies that it covers species at danger and the wildlife’s natural surroundings; sustainable harvest levels; security of water quality; and quick recovery of our forests or reforestation. […]

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