Project Description

FAMI-QS certification

The FAMI-QS certification is a standard that promotes feed safety, legality, and quality objectives to minimize health risks caused by feed-safety.

FAMI-QS is a quality and safety management system for specialty feed ingredients. A specialty feed ingredient is defined as any intentionally added ingredient not normally consumed as feed by itself nor if it has any nutritional value, such as additives and premixes.

Applicability

FAMI-QS is designed for manufacturers of feed components and suppliers from the world an opportunity to demonstrate the safety of their processes and conformity to the requirements.

Benefits of FAMI-QS:

  • Demonstrates safety of your food process
  • Rise in customer and retailers confidence
  • Integration of state of the art procedures regarding hazard analysis, risk appraisal, and preventive strategies into the existing management system
  • Increased product safety
  • Reduced risk of product liability

Transitioning to Version 6

Version 6 of the certification has an entirely new structure. It now follows the ISO High –Level structure allowing to to align more closely with other management system. The ISO high-level structure is used for all iso management system standards published from 2015 onwards including the popular ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015

Version 6 of the certification system FAMI-QS has been launched in the first half of 2019. All certified sites must have their transition completed by October 1, 2020.

DQS

DQS is an authorized certification body for FAMI-QS certification service.