NOM-F-019-SCFI-2012 establishes the quality specifications that the product called “Aceite de palma” (Palm Oil) must meet, to be used in the manufacture of fats intended for human consumption or for direct marketing to domestic or industrial consumers. In addition, this Mexican standard fully coincides with the international standard CODEX STAN 210 "SPECIFIED VEGETABLE OILS" in the general specifications related to raw palm oil and RBD.
In the application phase to obtain Accreditation
Benefits of implementing NOM-F-019-SCFI-2012.
Ensure that the product does not represent a health risk.
Entering new markets.
Distinction from the competition.
Demonstrate that the product meets the sensory, physical, and chemical specifications described in Mexican regulations.
The certification process pays attention to every detail to make sure that the company duly complies with all of the standard’s requirements.