The “Policy for Quality” in C.A.C. is a process which engage all the activities involved in seed production, conditioning and logistics. The activities are carried following the international standards ISO 9001 on Quality Management.
So for C.A.C. Quality is not just a goal, but a process with checks and controls to assess its conformity to the standards agreed in order to achieve the best quality of the seed produced and the satisfaction of both customers and multipliers.
The internal laboratory is accredited according ISTA Standards (International Seed Testing Association) long since and it is able to carry out around 15.000 annual tests and analysis.
The laboratory is accredited for issuing certificates of seed analysis for purity and germination with official validity (I.O.C.) for most of the botanical species produced by C.A.C.
C.A.C. is as well accredited by local Plant Protection Service for the determination of some pests which can affect seeds.
Moreover C.A.C. is certified according Eco-Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS).