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13/12/2019

Revision 2020: Changes in the Feed Sector

On 1 January 2020, the revised Guideline Feed Sector will enter into force. We have already compiled the most important changes for the feed sector in advance:

 

 

13/12/2019

Revision 2020: Guidelines and checklists published

From now on, the guidelines valid for the coming year 2020 can be viewed and downloaded in the document centre of the QS company website. You can also download the revised checklists for audits to be carried out from 1 January 2020.

 

 

11/12/2019

Feed monitoring: Revision of the additional control plan for Aflatoxin B1

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The additional control plan for Aflatoxin B1 in maize has been revised with effect from 11 December 2019. Based on the available results for Aflatoxin B1, the revised version includes new risk classifications for Italy, Hungary and Ukraine.

 

10/12/2019

November 2019 - 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.

 

04/12/2019

IDTF Database Online Survey

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The IDTF (International Database Transport for Feed) database of the ICRT (International Committee Road Transport) summarises the minimum requirements for the cleaning of European standard providers for the road transport of bulk feed. To further optimise the database, the ICRT will conduct an Online survey from 4 December 2019.

 

21/11/2019

Autumn issue of the QS Report Meat and Meat Products published

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The autumn issue of the QS Report Meat and Meat Products has been published and can now be read and downloaded in the media catalogue of the QS website. To receive the QS report regularly and free of charge by e-mail, please register on the QS website under Press & Publications.

 

13/11/2019

QS at the ICOP Conference 2019

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ICOP 2019, one of the most important international congresses for producer organisations in the fruit and vegetable sector, will take place in Hamburg from 20 to 22 November 2019. As in the previous year, QS is supporting the event as main sponsor and will be represented with an information stand.

 

11/11/2019

October 2019 - 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.

 

04/11/2019

QS Software Platform - Spanish Version Now Online

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In addition to the German and English languages, the QS software platform is now also available in a Spanish version. The new version makes the use of the database much easier and more comfortable for Spanish-speaking QS scheme participants, coordinators as well as employees of certification bodies and laboratories.

 

Base de datos QS – Versión en español en línea a partir de hoy

Además de los idiomas alemán e inglés, la base de datos QS ya se encuentra disponible en español. La nueva versión hace que el uso de la base de datos sea mucho más fácil y cómodo para los participantes del sistema QS, coordinadores, así como empleados de organismos de certificación y laboratorios de habla hispana.

 

25/10/2019

Revision of the Guideline Diagnostic Data in Poultry Slaughtering

On January 1, 2020, a new version of the guideline Diagnostic Data in Poultry Slaughter will be valid. The revised version contains essential changes in the indication of reasons for rejection as well as in the recording of breast skin changes.