CopRice Quality Assurance
CopRice has been producing a range of Stockfeeds for livestock for over 35 years. CopRice adheres to five quality systems in all milling plants. These systems are world recognised and include:
Code of GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice)
The Australian Code of Good Manufacturing Practice is an agreed reference point for licensing, is also a distillation of national and international experience regarding the principles, requirements and precautions necessary to safeguard product quality.
The ISO90001:2000 accreditation focuses on the quality management system’s effectiveness in meeting customer requirements, demonstrates the ability to meet customer requirements, prevention of nonconformity and addressing customer satisfaction and quality improvement.
HACCP9000 is an international program that integrates HACCP, ISO 9000, and food hygiene practices into one management system to assure food safety and quality for a food/beverage facility, or a foodservice establishment, anywhere in the world.
The FeedSafe accreditation recognises the Code of GMP for the Feed Milling Industry, which has Commonwealth Primary Industries Ministerial Council endorsement. Certificates are issued annually to manufacturing sites that have undergone third party audits which verify compliance with the Code. The FeedSafe system has been developed by the Stock Feed Manufacturers Council of Australia.
PFIAA (Pet Food Industry Association)
The Pet Food Industry Association of Australia promotes standards of excellence in the pet food industry through consideration of the needs of pets and the community; and promotes the benefits of responsible pet ownership and self-regulation through industry standards.
The SQF 2000 System is a risk management and preventive system that includes a Food Safety Plan and Food Quality Plan at Level 3 implemented and operated by CopRice Leeton to assure food safety and quality (Level 3).
CopRice prides itself in its quality assurance measures. You can be confident that your stock are receiving the safest and highest quality stockfeed when feeding CopRice Pellets.