Intertek BTC Laboratory Gets FOSFA Accreditation for Vegetable Oils and Grease Testing

Europe, Spain

15/07/2015 — BILBAO, Spain — (BUSINESS WIRE)

Intertek, a leading quality solutions provider to industries worldwide, has recently received the FOSFA Accreditation for vegetable oils and grease quality testing in the Bilbao Technology Center, located in the port of Bilbao, Spain.

The Federation of Oils, Seeds and Fats Associations Ltd (FOSFA) is a professional international contract issuing and arbitral body concerned exclusively with the world trade in oilseeds, oils and fats with more than 1,000 members in 86 countries, including Intertek.

Vegetable oils and grease quality testing help to ensure the products quality and safety requirements and its distribution and marketing in different markets.

Ángel Garrido, Intertek BTC Laboratory Director, said: We are committed to continue providing a one-stop service to our clients. The achievement of the FOSFA Accreditation complements our long-standing expertise in the agricultural industry, positioning Intertek as one of the international reference body for processors, shippers, traders, dealers and others for bulk agricultural cargo quality and quantity inspection.

Intertek, an internationally recognized body for testing, certification and inspection services, has an extensive independent inspectors network strategically located in the main ports in Spain and worldwide in order to protect the clients interests and minimize risks related to agricultural products transportation, distribution, commercialization and storage.

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Intertek is a leading quality solutions provider to industries worldwide. From auditing and inspection, to testing, training, advisory, quality assurance and certification, Intertek adds value for its customers by helping improve the quality and safety of their products, assets and processes. With a network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 38,000 people in more than 100 countries, Intertek supports companies success in the global marketplace, by helping customers to meet end users expectations for safety, sustainability, performance, integrity and desirability in virtually any market worldwide. Visit:



Business contact:
Luis Peleato, +34607531600
Agricultural Services Manager Intertek Spain
Marketing contact:
Iker Albestain, +34944354460
Marketing Manager Intertek Spain

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