MSC Fisheries Standard Version 3.0 Comes into Effect
The Marine Stewardship Council Fisheries Standard (Version 3.0), and other updates to key program documents, will drive improvements in sustainable fishing worldwide.
Food Safety Kongress (FSK) 2023 to Take Place in May
The 15th edition of the annual Food Safety Kongress in Berlin, Germany, takes place on May 25th and 26th. Intact experts for audit and certification software solutions in the food safety sector will participate in the event.
New Federal Safety Standard for Clothing Storage Units – ASTM F2057-23 Adopted as Mandatory by CPSC
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has determined that there is an unreasonable risk, particularly to children, associated with clothing storage units tipping over. This rule requires them to be tested for stability.
IAF and IFS Sign Scheme Endorsement Agreement
The International Accreditation Forum (IAF) and International Featured Standards (IFS) signed a Scheme Endorsement Agreement to endorse the IFS Food scheme as a sub-scope of the IAF Multilateral Recognition Arrangement (MLA) in April.
The Non-GMO Project Standard v16.1 has been Published
An Urgent Standard Revision was conducted, resulting in Version 16.1 of the Standard (v16.1). The 60-day public commenting phase is now open.