The Symbol of Assurance For Hygienic Design Integrity You Can Trust
The Symbol of
Assurance For Hygienic Design Integrity You Can Trust
If you supply equipment
made in conformance with a 3-A Sanitary Standard, the 3-A Symbol can work for
The 3-A Symbol is far more
than a logo. The mark is available for
voluntary use by fabricators to signify the equipment was designed,
manufactured, and verified by independent inspection to conform to a 3-A
Sanitary Standards embody decades of expert knowledge about hygienic equipment
design from regulatory professionals and others.
Sanitary Standards streamline the equipment inspection process and help ensure
the safety of food.
3-A Symbol signifies equipment is compatible with regulatory requirements and
of the 3-A Symbol
Equipment Fabricators capitalize on the added assurance that
conveys to buyers with the 3-A Symbol or a 3-A SSI certificate, leading to a
competitive advantage and better profits.
Processors gain confidence that the equipment they
buy meets the highest standards in hygienic design, streamlining equipment
selection, maintenance, and inspections.
Regulatory Sanitarians benefit from a higher level of
confidence in the hygienic design and performance of the equipment they
Consumer Confidence in Your Replacement Parts
Do you supply items that
are integral to hygienic equipment or environments but not eligible to show the
3-A Symbol? Now is the time to consider the 3-A SSI Replacement Parts and
System Component Qualification Certificate (RPSCQC).
The RPSCQC certificate is
available to manufacturers of replacements parts or system components.
The RPSCQC is beneficial to certificate holders and customers because it
affirms that such parts or system components are compatible with the design
criteria found in the relevant 3-A Sanitary Standard(s). The RPSCQC is an
effective way to enhance the confidence of customers who demand the highest level of consumer confidence in the
safety of foods produced with hygienic equipment.
A copy of the certificate
of conformance is posted on the 3-A SSI web site to show independent
verification of hygienic design criteria for your parts or components. See details on the RPSCQC program at www.3-a.org under ‘Parts/Process Certificates’.