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16/08/2018

Recognition with Fami-QS - Registration in QS-Database now possible

18 08 01 Gegenseitige Anerkennung QS FAMIQS Teaser

Fami-QS and QS have recently signed a mutual recognition agreement for the production and trade of additives and premixes, including particular feed material. With this, QS certified companies now have the possibility to deliver goods into the Fami-QS scheme based on their QS audit.

 

07/08/2018

Interactive world map for QS feed monitoring updated

Interaktive Weltkarte

How many samples have been taken within the QS feed monitoring in China? Did the analysed maize samples from Thailand show any abnormalities regarding Aflatoxin B1? How many feed samples from Spain tested for Salmonella were positive? The interactive world map for QS feed monitoring provides information on these and many other questions. The world map has recently been extended to include the latest evaluation results and now includes analysis data from the period from 1 January 2016 to 30 June 2018.

 

06/08/2018

Mutual recognition between QS and Fami-QS

18 08 01 Gegenseitige Anerkennung QS FAMIQS Teaser

QS and FAMI-QS have agreed upon a mutual recognition of audits. The bilateral agreement between the two scheme owners will apply as of 15-08-2018 and include the production and trade of additives premixtures including certain feed materials formerly legally categorized as feed additives. The mutual recognition between QS and FAMI-QS results in a significant advantage for feed companies that are certified against one of the two standards. As of now they have the opportunity to deliver goods into both systems with one audit.

 

02/08/2018

July 2018 - 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.

 

09/07/2018

June 2018 - Overview of new QS scheme participants

Titel Jahresbericht 2017 1

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.

 

02/07/2018

Revision of the guidelines Feed Sector and Feed Monitoring

18 06 29 Revision Leitfäden FUMI Teaser

In the course of our harmonization meetings with international scheme owners in the feed sector, amendments have been made in the Guidelines Feed Sector and Feed Monitoring. These guidelines have been revised effective 1st July 2018, and can now be viewed and downloaded from the document center of the QS website.

 

25/06/2018

Additional control plan Aflatoxin B1 revised

16 12 07 Mais

With effect from 25 June 2018, the additional control plan Aflatoxin B1 valid thus far is revised.

 

12/06/2018

Participation of GLOBALG.A.P. Option 2 producers now possible

18 04 16 QS Global GAP Teaser

As of today, producers with GLOBALG.A.P. Option 2 certificate have the opportunity to participate in the QS scheme. The prerequisites for this and a step-by-step guide to scheme participation can be found in the information sheet Participate in the QS scheme with GLOBALG.A.P. Option 2 certificates. The information sheet can be viewed and downloaded on the QS company website in GermanEnglish and Spanish.

 

05/06/2018

May 2018 - Overview of new QS scheme participants

Titel Jahresbericht 2017 1

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.

 

08/05/2018

April 2018 - Overview of new QS scheme participants

Titel Jahresbericht 2017 1

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.