Feb. 28 2024

Bureau Veritas Nigeria and the African Quality Assurance Centre (AQAC) will host a conference on the importance of food safety, quality & health standards in Africa on Thursday, February 29th at 2 p.m. at the Nigeria Pavilion during SIA 2024. 

The Role of Bureau Veritas in the Agrifood Sector

Bureau Veritas remains dedicated to ensuring quality and safety standards across various industries. In the agrifood sector, Bureau Veritas offers a complete range of testing, inspection, and certification (TIC) services to ensure the safety and quality of your food from farm to fork.

Through a comprehensive range of services, including laboratory testing, auditing, and certification, Bureau Veritas helps farmers, manufacturers, and distributors navigate complex regulatory landscapes and ensure compliance with international standards. By leveraging state-of-the-art technology and a vast network of experts, Bureau Veritas empowers stakeholders throughout the supply chain to uphold the highest levels of quality, integrity, and transparency.

The Impact of AQAC Laboratory in Ensuring Food Quality

The African Quality Assurance Centre (AQAC), located in Ogun State, Nigeria, is central to the conference's agenda. The AQAC, an agri-food testing and inspection laboratory operated by Bureau Veritas, is well-known for its commitment to ensuring that "Made in Africa" products meet the required safety and health standards, as well as allowing African products to be exported in accordance with export requirements.

The AQAC uses advanced analytical techniques and adheres to internationally recognized standards to conduct a wide range of tests to assess the safety, authenticity, and nutritional content of agricultural and food products. From microbiological analysis to pesticide residue testing, AQAC's thorough approach ensures that only the highest quality products reach consumers' tables.

Why join us?

Through this upcoming conference, Bureau Veritas Nigeria and AQAC are leading the charge towards a future where safe, nutritious, and sustainably sourced food is accessible to all.

As the conference progresses, participants will be able to engage in meaningful discussions, share best practices, and form strategic partnerships to drive positive change in the Agrifood industry. Bureau Veritas Nigeria and the AQAC seek to catalyze innovation, promote transparency, and protect public health by encouraging collaboration among industry stakeholders, regulatory bodies, and research institutions.

You are invited to Join at the Nigeria Pavilion, Hall 5.1 Booth #C014 us as we explore the vital role of Bureau Veritas in the Agrifood sector and the significant impact of AQAC's laboratory in ensuring that Agrifood products meet the highest quality standards.