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More Than Just a Symbol: The 3-A Story

This is a great introduction to the organization 3-A Sanitary Standards, Inc. and the 3-A Symbol licensing program.

For supplemental information, see:
About the 3-A Symbol

Essentials of Sanitary Design: The 3-A Format and Style Manual (Part 1, Section 1)

For those seeking an in-depth understanding of sanitary design criteria, this is a comprehensive review of the elements common to 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices.

For supplemental information on this presentation, download these documents at no charge:
Format Style Manual for 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices (PDF)
Presentation Slides (PDF)

Essentials of Sanitary Design: The 3-A Format and Style Manual (Part 1, Section 2)

For those seeking an in-depth understanding of sanitary design criteria, this is a comprehensive review of the elements common to 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices.

For supplemental information on this presentation, download these documents at no charge:
Format Style Manual for 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices (PDF)
Presentation Slides (PDF)

Essentials of Sanitary Design: The 3-A Format and Style Manual (Part 1, Section 3)

For those seeking an in-depth understanding of sanitary design criteria, this is a comprehensive review of the elements common to 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices.

For supplemental information on this presentation, download these documents at no charge:
Format Style Manual for 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices (PDF)
Presentation Slides (PDF)

Essentials of Sanitary Design: The 3-A Format and Style Manual (Part 1, Section 4)

For those seeking an in-depth understanding of sanitary design criteria, this is a comprehensive review of the elements common to 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices.

For supplemental information on this presentation, download these documents at no charge:
Format Style Manual for 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices (PDF)
Presentation Slides (PDF)

Essentials of Sanitary Design: The 3-A Format and Style Manual (Part 2, Section 1)

For those seeking an in-depth understanding of sanitary design criteria, this is a comprehensive review of the elements common to 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices.

For supplemental information on this presentation, download these documents at no charge:
Format Style Manual for 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices (PDF)
Presentation Slides (PDF)

Essentials of Sanitary Design: The 3-A Format and Style Manual (Part 2, Section 2)

For those seeking an in-depth understanding of sanitary design criteria, this is a comprehensive review of the elements common to 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices.

For supplemental information on this presentation, download these documents at no charge:
Format Style Manual for 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices (PDF)
Presentation Slides (PDF)

Essentials of Sanitary Design: The 3-A Format and Style Manual (Part 2, Section 3)

For those seeking an in-depth understanding of sanitary design criteria, this is a comprehensive review of the elements common to 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices.

For supplemental information on this presentation, download these documents at no charge:
Format Style Manual for 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices (PDF)
Presentation Slides (PDF)

Essentials of Sanitary Design: The 3-A Format and Style Manual (Part 2, Section 4)

For those seeking an in-depth understanding of sanitary design criteria, this is a comprehensive review of the elements common to 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices.

For supplemental information on this presentation, download these documents at no charge:
Format Style Manual for 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices (PDF)
Presentation Slides (PDF)

Essentials of Sanitary Design: The 3-A Format and Style Manual (Part 2, Section 5)

For those seeking an in-depth understanding of sanitary design criteria, this is a comprehensive review of the elements common to 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices.

For supplemental information on this presentation, download these documents at no charge:
Format Style Manual for 3-A Sanitary Standards and 3-A Accepted Practices (PDF)
Presentation Slides (PDF)

The Certified Conformance Evaluator and the TPV Inspection Overview

This short video offers a very good primer to the requirements for the credential 'Certified Conformance Evaluator' required for an independent professional to conduct a Third Party Verification (TPV) inspection. A general overview of the TPV inspection required for 3-A Symbol authorization is also presented

For supplemental information on this presentation, download these documents at no charge:
Criteria for Certified Conformance Evaluators
Presentation Slides (PDF)

Trust But Verify: The TPV Inspection for 3-A Symbol Authorization (Part 1)

This presentation takes you from start to finish in the Third Party Verification (TPV) inspection. While this demonstration covers a sample centrifugal pump, the inspection process is similar to other types of equipment covered by a 3-A Sanitary Standard.

For supplemental information on this presentation, download these documents at no charge:
TPV Manual (PDF)
Presentation Slides

Trust But Verify: The TPV Inspection for 3-A Symbol Authorization (Part 2)

This presentation takes you from start to finish in the Third Party Verification (TPV) inspection. While this demonstration covers a sample centrifugal pump, the inspection process is similar to other types of equipment covered by a 3-A Sanitary Standard.

For supplemental information on this presentation, download these documents at no charge:
TPV Manual (PDF)
Presentation Slides

Trust But Verify: The TPV Inspection for 3-A Symbol Authorization (Part 3)

This presentation takes you from start to finish in the Third Party Verification (TPV) inspection. While this demonstration covers a sample centrifugal pump, the inspection process is similar to other types of equipment covered by a 3-A Sanitary Standard.

For supplemental information on this presentation, download these documents at no charge:
TPV Manual (PDF)
Presentation Slides

Trust But Verify: The TPV Inspection for 3-A Symbol Authorization (Part 4)

This presentation takes you from start to finish in the Third Party Verification (TPV) inspection. While this demonstration covers a sample centrifugal pump, the inspection process is similar to other types of equipment covered by a 3-A Sanitary Standard.

For supplemental information on this presentation, download these documents at no charge:
TPV Manual (PDF)
Presentation Slides

Maintaining 3-A Symbol Integrity: Reporting Alleged Non-conformance

This is a short but important review of how issues of alleged non-conformance of 3-A Symbol authorization should be handled. While the oversight for conformance rests with the licensee, other parties can and should help watch for products in possible non-conformance to protect the integrity of the 3-A Symbol.

For supplemental information on this presentation, download these documents at no charge:
Report of Alleged Nonconformance (DOC)
Presentation Slides



Development of these Video Resources was made possible by a grant from the Foundation of the Food Processing Suppliers Association.