Volume 5, Issue 1
Published: February 2, 2018
Food Safety - a vital matter for EFTCO's members

As part of the food logistic chain, the European Federation of Tank Cleaning Organisations (EFTCO) and their assoicated cleaning stations realised as far back as 2013 their responsibility for food safety and food defence. Tank cleanings involved in food and food related transports have to fulfil the high stands of the industry.

Five years ago, in 2013, EFTCO implemented its Food Assessment and members involved in food cleaning voluntarily added around 120 questions related to clean food tanks to their quality assessment.

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