As of 2019, the castration of piglets without anaesthesia in Germany is prohibited by law. In order to counteract the expectable distortion of competition, the QS advisory...

On 13 March 2017 the Additional Control Plan for Aflatoxin B1 has been revised. The revised Control Plan includes a new risk classifications for Slovakia.

QS is a vibrant scheme and the quantity of our scheme participants increases. QS concludes a scheme agreement with its contractual partners from the supply chains meat...

On 7 February 2017 the annual meeting for laboratory managers in the QS scheme took place. About 90 participants from Germany and abroad accepted the invitation to...

The laboratory performance assessment carried out in autumn 2016 focused on the test matrix tomato. The spotlight was on active substances, which have never been investigated in...


QS is based upon the confidence in the performance and  the integrity of the scheme. If you are aware of any
nonconformities or irregularities you can contact our compliance officer at any time.



Information for consumers

Food produced in a reliable and safe manner is a must for QS. Our website contains a wide range of useful and interesting information on meat and meat products as well as on fruit and vegetables.


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