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22/05/2020

QS infoportal on the coronavirus offers important specialist information for operational prevention

20 04 02 QS Infoportal Coronavirus

The slower rate of infection has led to a certain relaxation of the situation in the corona crisis. To ensure that this will remain this way, the consistent implementation of additional hygiene and infection protection measures is still the priority. In order to support its scheme participants in the best possible way, QS offers an infoportal on the coronavirus.

 

20/05/2020

Spring issue of QS-Report Meat and Meat Products published

20 05 20 QS Report Fleisch Fleischwaren 1 2020 Erschienen EN

The new issue of the QS-Report Meat and Meat Products is now available in our media catalogue on the QS company website.

 

19/05/2020

Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) - resumption of audit work

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Due to the spread of the coronavirus, we had strongly recommended to refrain from conducting all QS audits in the past two months. In view of the current slowdown in the incidence of infection and the relaxation that has already taken place in many areas of life, we now consider the conduct of QS audits to be possible again.

 

11/05/2020

April 2020 - Overview of new QS scheme participants

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Every month, new companies decide to participate in the QS scheme and thus give a signal to their customers that all their operational processes are checked by independent certification bodies.

 

06/05/2020

New issue of QS-Report Fruit, Vegetables, Potatoes published

20 05 05 QS Report OGK Erschienen EN

The new issue of the QS Report for the fruit and vegetable industry is now available in our media catalogue on the QS company website.  

 

04/05/2020

New FAQ area for laboratories in the Residue, Feed and Salmonella monitoring

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In addition to FAQs on the QS scheme, on participation in the scheme and on questions from the individual scheme stages, QS now also offers a separate question-answer area on its company website for laboratories active in the QS scheme.

 

29/04/2020

Aflatoxin B1 - Revision of the additional control plan

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The additional control plan for aflatoxin B1 was revised with effect from April 29, 2020. Based on the available results for aflatoxin B1 in maize, the revised version contains a new risk assessment for Spain.

 

27/04/2020

IDTF database is positively evaluated in an online survey

19 12 04 Online Umfrage IDTF Umfrage

In order to further optimize the service of the ICRT (International Committee Road Transport) and to make lasting improvements to the IDTF database (International Database Transport for Feed) in the interest of the certified companies, the ICRT conducted an Online Survey last December and January.

 

22/04/2020

Fruit, vegetables, potatoes: Supporting documents for labelling of QS products now also available in Spanish and Italian

20 04 22 AH Kennzeichnung OGK Italienisch Spanisch

The supporting document Labelling of QS products serves scheme participants as support for the correct implementation of the labelling of QS products on the accompanying documents. The document is now also available in Italian and Spanish - in addition to a German and English version.

 

 

 

14/04/2020

March 2020 - Overview of new QS scheme participants

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Every month, new companies decide to participate in the QS scheme and thus give a signal to their customers that all their operational processes are checked by independent certification bodies.