Eurokosher, an organization active for more than thirty years, provides the Kosher certifications to plants, production centers and manufacturers of food and raw materials in Italy and Europe.
The Kosher certification states that foods comply with the strict Jewish food standards. The extreme rigidity of these rules is a guarantee for the consumer, independently from the religion. Choosing Kosher product has become a real lifestyle for those who search a quality, genuineness and pureness mark.
The respect of the strict Kosher rules is verified by experts whom, periodically, examines on the production sites, products and structures, production lines and raw materials.
AISPEC, the National Association of Fine Chemical Companies and Specialist Sectors, is one of the 17 Federchimica Industry Associations, the National Federation of the Chemical Industry which is part of Confindustria and is a member of Cefic. It represents over 300 companies organized into 14 product groups. The Aromas and Fragrances Group is one of these.
Federchimica’s group of aromas and fragrances – AISPEC, represents 50 Italian and multinational companies, both small-medium and large, which are subject to the Code of Ethics and the Confindustria Charter of Associative values, and also inspires their organizational methods.
ISO 9001 is the legislative reference for those who want to subject their production process to quality control in a cyclical manner which begins with the customers’ requirement definition (expressed or not) right up to monitoring the entire operation/production process.
The main focus of ISO 9001 is customer satisfaction; every activity, application and activity/process monitoring is actually aimed at working out how to satisfy the end user as best as possible. The standard’s application phases start by defining the procedures and registrations for each single process or macro process identified within the company’s organization.
Accredia is the only national accreditation body appointed by the Italian government (in application of European Regulation 765/2008) to certify the ability, independence and impartiality of the certification, inspection and verification bodies, and of the testing and calibration laboratories. Accredia is a recognized non-profit association supervised by the Ministry of Economic Development.
IFEAT was founded in London in 1976 when Ron Neal convened a management committee of traders, intermediaries and essential oil users to form an international organization able to represent all areas of the sector. The first executive committee was elected under the presidency of Ron Neal and Ramón Bordas Snr, and today the organization has over 550 member-companies representing over 55 countries.
The mission is the same as ever: promoting the essential oil and aromatic chemical commercial sector worldwide, encouraging the production of essential oils and aromatic chemicals and cooperating with the international associations which represent essential and aromatic oil compounds, organize international meetings and develop a constructive dialogue between producers, retailers and users of fragrances and raw material flavors.