General

Audits, Inspections and Certification in the Dairy Industry

Besides analyses, Qlip also offers a wide range of inspections, certificates and performs audits for the process of certification. Qlip offers Process certification, as well as certification for British Retail Consortium (BRC), International Food Standard (IFS), HACCP and FSSC 22000. In the Netherlands, Qlip also offers certification and audits to assess dairy farms, corporate social responsibility (CSR) and grazing milk.

Process Certification

Certification is performed based on the demands on the manufacturing process, based on the Codex Alimentarius document ‘General Principles of Food Hygiene’. >> Read more

British Retail Consortium (BRC)

Certification based on demands from the British retail. >> Read more

International Food Standard (IFS)

Certification based on demands from German and French retail. >> Read more

HACCP

Certification of HACCP systems in companies in the dairy industry >> Read more

FSSC 22000

Certification for the Food Safety System Certification scheme. >> Read more

Documents pertaining to certification

The documents Qlip issues in connection to its certification activities can be downloaded here. Customers can easily obtain the documents relevant to the certification scheme that is used for certification. Therefor customers will receive a login name and password when applying for certification.

These documents contain rules and regulations, hygiene codes and standards of a number of certification schemes. When documents are edited or new versions become available, you will be notified so you are continuously well informed.

Complaints, objections, appeals and disputes

Procedures for filing complaints, objections, appeals and disputes are described in these documents: KAM-013 “Procesbeschrijving voor verbetervoorstellen, afwijkingen en klachten" KAM-014 “Bezwaarprocedure Qlip N.V.” KAM-015 “Reglement van beroep en geschillen Qlip B.V.”

Certificate Holders

A recent list with companies that have been certified by Qlip can be requested via: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it 
. In addition, an overview with newly issued certificates and an overview with suspended and discontinued certificates are available.