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MSPO Certification

Palmhead has been transforming from one of the best managed oil palm entities in the region towards MSPO sustainably managed oil palm Company. From the left – Mr. Soong KV (DQS CFS General Manager), Mr. William Yii Hee Poh (Palmhead Group General and Madam Siao Hie King (Palmhead MSPO Group Admin Manager). Palmhead Group’s Vision of being among …
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Business Continuity Management: DQS CFS completes Accreditation Process for ISO 22301

Fire, flooding, natural disasters, theft, IT outage and health problems can bring production to a standstill in an instant – without warning and when you least expect it. The lasting success of companies does not only depend upon the prevention of issues and incidents, but also upon being prepared. Business Continuity Management is a systematic management …
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A first Glance at ISO 45001, the OHSAS 18001 Successor: Changes & Timeline

Update This information has been updated on September 8, 2017, to reflect recent developments in the drafting procedure of ISO 45001. We will continue to update it as the publication date comes closer. ISO 45001, the international standard that will replace BS OHSAS 18001, has now reached the Draft International Standard (DIS) stage. The standard sets …
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Updates to Standards – Quarter 3

The 2017 Quarter 3 issue of the Updates to Standards Newsletter includes the following aritcles: Top 6 Issues for Implementing ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 SQF Code 8 FAQ IAAR Memo on the Benefits of Transitioning Right Away ISO 45001 Update Aerospace Update The above article sourcing from DQS US website (https://dqsus.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/DQS-Updates-to-Standards-Quarter-3-2017-1.pdf). …
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DQS CFS is now a Certified Training Partner of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)

After a successful evaluation by the Global Reporting Initiative, DQS CFS has been officially appointed as a GRI Certified Training Partner in Germany. With thousands of reporting organizations in over 90 countries, the GRI guidelines are the most commonly used framework for sustainability reporting in the world. The GRI certified training courses aim …
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Quality made in China: DGQ & DQS talk cooperation with CCAA and AQSIQ

CCAA Secretary General Mr. Sheng Fei recently met with the President of DGQ, Mr. Udo Hason, and the Managing Director of DQS Holding, Mr. Stefan Heinloth, to lay the foundation for further cooperation. DGQ and CCAA signed their original MoU in 2015 already, providing the basis for the recognition of DGQ/EOQ Auditor Certificates by CCAA in China. Topics …
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DQS Compact (Customer Journal No. 81)

The summer 2017 issue of DQS Group’s customer journal DQS Compact focuses heavily on various important aspects of the revised standards, among them Operational Planning and Control in ISO 14001:2014, and how effective compliance management reduces liability risks not only in ISO 9001:2015. In addition to this expert fare, we are sharing reports …
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Impact – Quarter 2

The 2017 Quarter 2 issue of the Impact Newsletter includes: A recap on the Management Systems Advisory Council meeting DQS Auditor explains ‘intended outcome’ in his words Stage 1 upgrade audit preparations 20 year celebrations How DQS gives back to the community The above article sourcing from DQS US website (https://dqsus.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/DQS-Q2-2017-Impact.pdf). …
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DQS at “transport & logistic”, Qualified Carrier and TAPA

The world’s leading trade fair for logistics, mobility, IT, and supply chain management is “transport logistic”, and it acts as the business platform for and driving force behind the global logistics and transport industry, as well as a comprehensive conference program. Held every other year in Munich, Germany, this year’s fair featured …
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CSR Reporting Requirements: Guidelines published by the European Commission

Better late than never: In July 2017, the European Commission published its guidelines for the disclosure of non-financial information. The aim of the guidelines is to support companies that are affected by the regulation on nonfinancial reporting. However, whether the guidelines will be sufficient as a basis for reporting is up for debate.   As you …