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Public consultation for the SuRe Standard now open

Posted on 17 August 2017

ASI is pleased to be supporting Global Infrastructure Basel (GIB) in developing an assurance system for infrastructure project certification against the SuRe Standard, providing advice on assurance-related questions. GIB anticipates to have a final standard and assurance system in place by the end of 2017. Both the SuRe Standard and assurance system are developed in…
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ASI publishes revised Trademark Policy and Accreditation Certificates

Posted on 11 August 2017

ASI has published the updated Trademark Policy, which can be downloaded here. The policy covers all uses of the ASI Logo and the ASI Symbol, a tool for CABs to demonstrate that their certification services meet the standards set by the respective accreditation programs managed by ASI. With the publication of the new policy, ASI has…
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FSC and ASI investigate charcoal supply chain

Posted on 11 August 2017

After receiving allegations from various stakeholders questioning the integrity of FSC-certified charcoal, FSC and ASI promptly started an initial investigation into the charcoal supply chain. Enough evidence of misleading claims was found to justify a more comprehensive investigation into the charcoal product type, which is currently taking place. However, action is being taken as the…
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Vacancy: ASI Office Administrator (Bürokaufmann/frau)

Posted on 27 July 2017

Job Purpose The ASI Office Administrator is responsible for running the ASI Headquarters with a positive attitude and a focus on sustainability, as the first face of ASI at the reception with a key role for maintaining the infrastructure that supports ASI operations. Core Responsibilities and Tasks The Office Administrator assures the administration and office…
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ASI Complaint Summary Report: Complainant vs. SGS South Africa

Posted on 24 July 2017

ASI has published the public summary of the Complaint Investigation Report COMP201610202: Complainant vs. SGS South Africa at SGS-FM/COC-000213. Please find the public summary of the complaint here. This is an investigation into the performance of SGSSA as the Conformity Assessment Body (CAB) contracted by the Certificate Holder (CH) to audit the company against the FSC…
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