International Accreditation Services Inc. (IAS) has notified the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that the Institute of Global Certification Co., Ltd. has been accredited as a certification body (CB) by IAS under the FDA’s Accredited Third-Party Certification Program for the following program scopes: Acidified Foods (AF), Seafood Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (Seafood HACCP), Juice Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (Juice HACCP), Preventive Controls for Human Food (PCHF) and Low- Acid Canned Foods (LACF). This accreditation means that the Institute of Global Certification Co. Ltd. has been given the authority to conduct food safety audits and issue food and facility certifications under the FDA’s Accredited Third-Party Certification Program.
阿原簡單翻譯：IAS 認證機構 (名詞)，依照 FDA 的第三方驗證計畫 (名詞)，對 Institute of Global Certification Co., Ltd 這家公司進行認證 (accrdiated, 動詞)，該公司通過，成為可以執行數種 FDA 的 HACCP 系統的驗證單位 (CB, 名詞)
Certifications issued by CB’s accredited through the FDA’s Accredited Third-Party Certification Program can be used by importers to establish eligibility for participation in the Voluntary Qualified Importer Program (VQIP), and in certain circumstances that the FDA can require that imported products be certified before entering the United States.
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- Accredited Third Party Certification Program
- Public Registry of Accreditation Bodies
- Public Registry of Certification Bodies
- Voluntary Qualified Importer Program (VQIP)
(Accredited Third Party Certification Program)