Certispec provides comprehensive inspection services for a variety of agricultural products, be they dry or liquid, bulk, bagged or packaged.
As F.O.S.F.A. approved superintendents, our inspectors employ a wide range of skills and experience in the examination and assessment of the goods they are appointed to inspect.
We are members of The Grain and Feed Trade Association (GAFTA).
Marine loading or discharge is supervised and loss or contamination prevented; weighing and sampling equipment is monitored and checked; dead-weight surveys are conducted; samples are carefully taken and submitted to our laboratories for analysis; holds are inspected to determine fitness to receive cargo.
Goods shipped by road, rail or containerized are supervised being stuffed or de-stuffed; attention is given to products requiring temperature control or other special handling; weights, volumes, quantities are verified; sampling is undertaken.
Inspectors are trained in the inspection of such commodities as:
- Vegetable oils and fats
- Fruits and vegetables
- Sugar and sugar products
- Dairy products
- Meat products
- Coffee, tea, spices
- Packaged and canned goods
- Wood products (including wood pellets)
- Soya Beans
We are members of The Wood Pellet Association of Canada