RUSAL SAYANAL certified against FSSC 22000
The food safety management system of RUSAL SAYANAL, Russia’s largest foil mill, proved to be compliant with FSSC 22000. This conclusion was made by auditors from SGS, the world’s leader in inspection, verification testing and certification.
As a result of the certification audit SGS issued the certificate of conformity under UKAS accreditation. This certificate has been effective on 16 February 2016 with a three year validity period provided that RUSAL SAYANAL satisfactory passes surveillance audits.
The FSSC 22000 certification scheme is one of the most trustworthy in the global food market. Compliance with FSSC 22000 requirements enables members of the food supply chain to produce safe food.
RUSAL SAYANAL started to implement ISO 22000 requirements and to document the management system based on those in 2010. Throughout 2015, the company invested much efforts to get prepared to the certification audit against the FSSC 22000 scheme which is based on ISO 22000.
Alexey Agafonov, Director of the Directorate “Single Technological Centre UD” at RUSAL SAYANAL, OJSC: “As a manufacturer of packaging materials for food industry we have to follow the requirements of our consumers who need to be sure in our products’ safety. Our management system enables us to be proactive since we manage our risks at every production stage”.
Konstantin Timoshechkin, Regional Manager, Certification and Business Enhancement, SGS Eastern Europe: “Along with being the industry leader by production volume RUSAL SAYANAL also demonstrates leadership with regard to operational integrity. By implementing best practices and investing in an effective management system the company lays a basement for sustainable development”.
RUSAL SAYANAL is Russia’s largest foil mill, producing a wide range of foil and packaging products for dairy, confectionery, pharmaceutical, construction and tobacco industries.
For further information, please contact:
Certification and Business Enhancement
Head of Certification, Russia
SGS Vostok Limited
t: +7 3843 32 20 41
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