To ensure food safety has been one of the biggest challenges for India. Most of these problems can be attributed to India’s ever-growing population. To meet the demands of this population, the use of pesticides and fertilizers increased, which in turn led to the deterioration of food. The consumption of this sub-standard quality of food has affected the health of millions.
In April 2016, CSE (the Centre for Science and Environment) stated that contamination is the greatest challenge for food safety in India. In light of this, thorough inspection of food and food practices has become essential.
TQ FoodCert (A division of TQCert Services Pvt Ltd) is the first establishment to introduce Food certification schemes in India. It has been in operation since 2003.It provides food safety and food chain certification and inspection services against various National and International Standards/Schemes. These schemes ensures that food is safe for human consumption throughout the food supply chain, that is from food to fork