Nutress – European Algae Producer ISO 22000 certified

Ochten, NL, Nutress as producer and seller of algae (- products) for the food industry, is certified according to the NEN – EN-ISO 22000:2005 standard. An audit by Lloyd’s has shown that the management system for food safety from Nutress meets this international standard.

For a company in the food industry , food safety is of vital importance. This new certificate matches the aim of Nutress to meet the highest quality standards demonstrable in all relevant areas.

Reinier Smit, Managing Director: “ Nutress finds optimum food safety, quality and transparency of the utmost importance. In addition, the customer need is crucial. This certificate gives our customers the assurance that quality in all these areas is guaranteed. I am very proud that we have received the ISO 22000 certificate for a new product as well as a new process.”

2005 ISO 22000 is an international standard that applies to the entire food chain. The certification combines specific food safety conditions – based on basic hygiene conditions and in accordance with the HACCP Codex Alimentarius – with an effective management system to ensure food safety.

„During the certification process , I was greatly assisted by the continuous cooperation and active participation of all colleagues. This shows that the ISO 22000 system is supported by the entire organization.“ thus Anita Vogels, Manager Quality Assurance.

Meanwhile, all employees are trained so that they can act in full according to the ISO 22000:2005 system.

 Source: Nutress