A subsidiary of Nosak Group, Nosak Farm Produce Restricted was lately presented a Obligatory Conformity Evaluation Programme (MANCAP) product quality certificate by the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) for its Nosak Famili Vegetable Oil.
Representing the Director Basic of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria Barrister Osita Aboloma, the SON Lagos State Workplace Zone III Coordinator Mrs N.B. Ekwueme made this recognized on August 13 at the presentation of the certificate to the firm in Festac, Lagos.
Began in 2006, the Obligatory Conformity Evaluation Programme (MANCAP) is a compulsory product certification scheme put in place by SON to make sure that all regionally manufactured merchandise in the nation conform to the related Nigerian Industrial Standards (NIS) earlier than such merchandise are presented on the market in the market or exported in response to SON.
Talking at the occasion, the Zonal Coordinator acknowledged that Nosak Farm Produce Restricted was awarded the SON prestigious quality mark as a result of the firm’s vegetable oil has always met the necessities of SON. After a sequence of MANCAP inspections to the firm and corroborative and intensive analyses from in-house, third social gathering and SON laboratories, the vegetable oil was adjudged to have met the necessities of NIS 230:2000 and subsequently licensed. She additionally acknowledged that Nosak Famili Vegetable Oil is nicely fortified with the crucial vitamin A that’s important to good well being of each kids, girls and the common public.
She inspired the Administration and employees of Nosak Farm Produce Restricted to proceed bettering the quality of the vegetable oil stating that the firm ought to “repeatedly look inwards for native sourcing of uncooked supplies to scale back the demand for foreign exchange and assist the Federal Authorities’s backward integration coverage”.
Whereas receiving the award from officers of SON, the Managing Director of the firm, Mr. Robert Ogirri, expressed gratitude to the regulating physique for locating the firm worthy for the award. He additional counseled the onerous work of his staff and guaranteed SON that the firm will regularly guarantee the greatest quality vegetable oil in direction of constructing the nation’s economic system and boosting the picture of the manufacturing sector.
Nosak Farm Produce Restricted is a 200 tonne capability totally automated vegetable oil refinery with 12 tanks measuring 2.7 million litres every. The corporate lately acquired a further 16,500 hectares of land in Edo State for oil palm cultivation to extend native provide of uncooked supplies to the refinery. The corporate was additionally totally concerned in the ERGP program of the FG as a key stakeholder in the Oil Palm Sector.