Sensient Colors LLC site rated Excellent in annual SQF recertification


Mar 25, 2013

Sensient Colors has announced that Sensient Colors U.S. manufacturing site in St. Louis, the world’s largest food and beverage color manufacturing facility, achieved the Excellent rating score for the annual Safe Quality Food (SQF) 2000 Level 3 recertification, the highest rating possible.

Attaining a 99 percent SQF Level 3 score demonstrates Sensient’s continued commitment to food safety and quality. Sensient Colors first achieved SQF Level 3 certification in 2010, and this is the third consecutive year that the company has achieved an Excellent rating score. All of Sensient Food Colors global manufacturing facilities are certified to a Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) third party audit program.

“Achieving an Excellent SQF rating score for three consecutive years provides our customers with the assurance that Sensient consistently delivers safe and secure, natural and certified colorants for the food and beverage industry. At Sensient, we work hard to protect our customers’ brands,” says Mike Geraghty, President, Color Group, Sensient Technologies Corporation.