The RSPO is a set of environmental and social criteria which companies must comply with in order to produce Certified Sustainable Palm Oil (CSPO). When they are properly applied, these criteria can help to minimize the negative impact of palm oil cultivation on the environment and communities in palm oil-producing regions.
The Kosher certificate is a document issued by certification agencies and the Chief Rabbinate of Israel, in which a Rabbi certifies that the products referred fulfill the biblical precepts of the Jewish religion. This certificate is not only required for Israel but also for other countries in which there are Jewish communities calling for kosher products. Kosher certificates are requested especially for food and feed related applications.
It is the international standard that specifies requirements for a quality management system (QMS). Organizations use the standard to demonstrate the ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and regulatory requirements. It is the most popular standard in the ISO 9000 series and the only standard in the series to which organizations can certify.
The Cosmos-standard signature is a consumer guarantee for organic and natural cosmetics that you can trust. To date over 21000 products in 60 countries carry the Cosmos Organic or Cosmos Natural signature. The Cosmos-standard defines the criteria that companies must meet to ensure consumers that their products are genuine organic or natural cosmetics produced to the highest feasible sustainability practices.
The Halal certificate is a document that guarantees that products and services aimed at the Muslim population meet the requirements of Islamic law and therefore are suitable for consumption in both Muslim-majority countries and in Western countries where there are significant population group who practice Islam. Halal certification is a process which ensures the features and quality of the products according to the rules established by the Islamic Council that allow the use of the mark Halal.
Non-animal origin raw material is not a standardized certification but it is a measure which is relevant at IQL and the Company take the commitment in the same level as the standard certifications mentioned in the present section. Therefore, IQL guarantee non-animal origin raw materials are present in IQL facilities.