Sattvik Council of India launches certification scheme for vegetarian products

INDIA – Sattvik Council of India, a food safety and regulatory compliance for vegetarian and allied adherents, has launched the Sattvik Council Certification scheme in association with its global audit Partner, Bureau Veritas, at the India International Centre, New Delhi.  The main objective of the scheme is to render a ‘Vegetarian Environment’ for the vegetarian and vegan consumers of India and global markets by creating Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) in all applicable areas having the potential for guaranteed 100% vegetarian environment. The scheme entails plans to provide consistent safe vegetarian…

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Experts underscore need for collaborations to improve food safety, intra-African trade

AFRICA – The 2021 Shaping a World of Trust virtual business conversation, hosted by Bureau Veritas Africa, has emphasized the need for collaboration between government, companies and customers if Africa is to meet sustainability goals, ensure food safety,  and improve intra-African trade. The Executive Food Safety Initiative (FSI) at the Consumer Goods Council of South Africa (CGCSA), Matlou Stati, highlighted that collaboration across a wide range of public and private sector stakeholders, including those representing consumers, was a key element of the functioning of the FSI. The FSI collaborates closely…

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Bureau Veritas 7layers, Ioxt Alliance expand partnership in Asia

FRANCE – Bureau Veritas, world leader in testing, inspection and certification services (TIC) has taken a step to increase its engagement with Ioxt Alliance by opening Service and Competence Centers in Asia, following the successful ioXt Alliance Asia Summer Summit in June 2021, hence expanding its regional coverage. The event marked the launch of the ioXt Asia Alliance which will mark significant expansion for the ioXt Alliance into a critical market for both manufacturers and consumers of Internet of Things (IoT) devices. “The Consumer Product Services Division of Bureau Veritas…

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