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A Closer Look at Certified Transitional
Kashi Stories –May 27, 2016
As part of our series of Certified Transitional blog posts we interviewed Sarah Krol, Global Managing Director at QAI and asked her to tell us about QAI, the details behind Certified Transitional, how it was developed and what it means for farmers and consumers…

A Transition To Better
Kashi Stories –May 17, 2016
Two years ago, a small team here at Kashi set off on a journey that would forever change the way we view organic farming. But at the time, we had no idea…

QAI and Canada Organic Trade Association Sponsor Book Signing at Guelph Organic Conference

On February 1, 2014, QAI sponsored a book signing with the Canada Organic Trade Association and the Big Carrot Natural Food Market at the Organic Conference & Expo in Guelph, Ontario. The signing highlighted the book Toxin Toxout, which provides advice on how to remove harmful chemicals from our lives. The book also describes how a family who went from a conventional diet to an organic diet saw drops in pesticide levels and organophosphate levels in their blood.

QAI General Manager Speaks at Natural Products Expo West 2011
Natural Products Expo West 2011 – Oct 5, 2011
Jackie Bowen, General Manager of Quality Assurance International (QAI) speaks with Waylon Lewis at Natural Products Expo West 2011 about the importance of organic certification, natural personal care product certification, and QAI's new gluten-free certification program.

A New Gluten-Free Certification and Accreditation
The Organic Standard © Grolink AB - Issue 123/July 2011
Gluten-free certification scheme in the US Celiac is an autoimmune condition affecting people of all ages. When sufferers eat food containing gluten, even small amounts, a toxic reaction occurs that damages the small intestine...

Noshing the Aisles of Kosherfest
The Jewish Week - Nov 2, 2010
Kosher supervisors from the Star-K are cross-trained by QAI (Quality Assurance International) to certify products organic. And some supervisors from the OU...

Organic Trade Association Names 2010 Officers
The Packer - Jun 15, 2010
The Organic Trade Association has named its officers and board of... and; Kristen Holt of Quality Assurance International treasurer-elect...

S.D.'s Other 'Q' a Major Player in Organic Food Industry
San Diego Tribune - Mar 17, 2010
If you've bought groceries in the past 20 years, you know the word: "organic." Supermarket aisles are inundated with the stuff...

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