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SQF - Quality Code

Formally SQF Level 3

Standard for sites already certified to an SQF Food Safety Code.

Can be combined with:

  • Primary Production
  • Manufacturing
  • Storage and Distribution
  • Manufacture of Food Packaging

Codes: 1, 3-22, 25-27, 31-34

* SQF Quality Code does not apply to the SQF - Retail Code

 

Summary of Changes

  • Use the term “site” (rather than "supplier," "facility," etc.) to describe the entity described in the scope of certification used through out the Code.
  • Quality elements (formerly level 3) now found in SQF Quality Code.
  • The term "pre-requisite programs" has been changed to use "Good Manufacturing Practices/Good Distribution Practices/Good Agricultural Practices/Good Aquacultural Practices, etc." as appropriate
  • Mandatory elements now designated as “(Mandatory)”

Review the Summary of Changes: SQF Quality Code

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Other SQF Certifications

SQF - Food Safety Code for Primary Production

Formally SQF Level 2 Addresses the food safety requirements for Categories 1, 2, 3, 5 & 6 Modules 6, 6, 7 & 8
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SQF - Food Safety Code for Manufacturing

Formally SQF Level 2 Addresses the food safety requirements for Categories 4, 7-22, 25, 31-33 Modules 4, 9, 10, & 11
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SQF - Food Safety Code for Food Retail

NEW Food Safety Code Addresses the food safety requirements for Category 24 Modules 15
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Food Safety Division

Ashley Smejkal - Project Manager

844-488-8872

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