SQF is a multi‐level food safety and quality scheme, benchmarked to the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI). SQF certification is earned by pre‐ or post‐farmgate operations that have met one of the world’s most comprehensive food safety standards. Certified SQF operations maintain a documented, HACCP‐based Integrated Food Safety and Quality Management System that can be tracked throughout the supply chain.
SCS has been providing global leadership in third‐party quality, environmental and sustainability verification, certification, auditing, testing, and standards development for three decades. Its programs span a cross‐section of industries, recognizing achievements in green building, product manufacturing, food and agriculture, forestry, power generation, retail, and more. SCS is accredited to provide services under a wide range of nationally and internationally recognized certification programs. Consistent with its mission, SCS is a chartered benefit corporation reflecting its commitment to socially and environmentally responsible business practices.