The Skal Foundation

is a foundation that supervises production in the Netherlands and has been appointed for that purpose by the Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality. Skal is legal owner and trademark holder of the EKO Quality mark. The EKO Quality mark means that the complies with the Dutch national , so with the EU regulation for organic production.

What is Skal?

Skal Biocontrole is the independent organization for monitoring the organic chain in the Netherlands. Through , and , we are committed to a demonstrably reliable organic sector.

The Certification

Skal Biocontrole ensures that the organic production, processing or trade of your enterprise complies with the organic EU regulation, the Dutch Act and the regulations and principles of Skal Biocontrole.


Skal does this by order of the Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality. By visiting and auditing the companies annually, Skal supervises the entire Dutch organic sector. In this way they as an organization ensure a demonstrable and reliable European organic label.

We are a Food Tech firm in Food Safety Compliance. Experts in setting up and maintaining Food Safety Systems for companies in the Food Supply Chain. We are dedicated to breaking down the barriers for Transparency and Trust in the Global Food Supply Chain.
In our Partnership Program we would like to work together with (Non)Governmental Organizations, Universities, Multinationals and Food companies.

iMIS Food Global is a fully equipped Food Safety platform for developing countries. Unique is the installation of an iMIS Food server at the Food company, for online and offline availability.
The online (no travel costs) iMIS Food implementation process includes 6 to 10 days of support and has a lead time of 3 months.

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Food Safety news 5-2022

Food Safety Status in Africa

This presentation sums up the Food Safety status in Africa. It covers Food Safety management status, governance, actors involved, and certification status.

Food Safety Online training material

It is critical that information be shared among stakeholders in order to improve food security and local economy. QAssuarance allows you to share your expertise through online and offline training.
Food Safety projects in Africa

Food safety projects in Africa

The GFSP report reveals that more than half of the donor-funded food safety projects in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) emphasis on export markets and hence food safety issued regarding African consumers are not tackled.