Valid Nutrition Malawi Ready-to-Use Therapeutic Foods now ISO 22000:2005 Certified

Valid Nutrition Malawi is pleased to announce that Its Ready-to-Use Therapeutic Food range received ISO 22000:2005 Certification on the 30th of January 2018.The ISO Certification of Registration, as seen in the image below, certifies that the Food Safety Management Systems of Valid Nutrition Limited have been assessed and found to satisfy the ISO 22000:2005 Food Safety Management Systems Requirements – of any organisation in the food chain in respect of the manufacturing of Ready to Use Therapeutic Food (RUTF). This requires all manufacturing sites to follow a documented set of procedures that define the quality and safety standards for each product and the conditions under which they are produced. A fundamental requirement of this approach is for the implementation of HACCP as the primary tool in food safety management.Valid Nutrition Malawi has accordingly been awarded the registration number FMS 263 and its certification will expire on 30th January, 2021.The VALID Nutrition Malawi factory adheres to the relevant standards and guidelines issued by the Codex Alimentarius Commission of the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation and World Health Organisation which includes general codes of practice for food safety and hygiene as well as specific standards for raw materials and foods for infants and children.VALID Nutrition branded ready-to-use food (RUF) is supplied to UN agencies, major international NGOs and local government ministries. Our factory is subjected to regular internal and external technical audits to ensure high standards are consistently achieved.