Interstate Milk Shippers Certification
SFE is certified by the NC Milk Sanitation Rating Authority as having attained the required milk sanitation compliance and enforcement rating. This certification is based on compliance with requirements of the USPHS / FDA Grade A Pasteurized Milk Ordinance. A sanitation rating of 90 or better is required in order to be certified by the Interstate Milk Shippers.
AIB International Certification
SFE is certified by AIB International for fullfiling their requirements for Food-Contact Packaging for facilities. AIB's GMP inspections, based on a widely-recognized set of Consolidated Standards that describe the requirements of a superior food safety program, are recognized by food companies as a measure of world-class programs that qualify for business worldwide.
PCI Laboratory Microbiological Testing
The microbial quality of finished product and raw materials is monitored on a monthly basis to detect any contamination problems and to build a sanitary profile for these products. The PCI laboratory is FDA-certified for such tests and the results are accepted by all regulatory agencies of the government. The recommended maximum bacteria count is 1 bacterium per square centimeter of surface area tested, and <1 coliform. SFE passed all tests performed on their film.