For Steenbergs latest certificates, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. There is a lot more detail about the strategic approach of Steenbergs, taking into account all stakeholders, especially regarding its environmental and social processes, at Steenbergs Organic.
Steenbergs is registered with North Yorkshire County Council as a food production entity and monitored by them under the EC852/2004 and Food Hygiene (England) Regulations 2006. Likewise, it is monitored by North Yorkshire Trading Standards under various other regulations.
Steenbergs' food and beverages production is audited and certified by SALSA under The Salsa Standard: Issue 4, June 2015.
Steenbergs' mulled wine, bouquet garni and tea products are certified by STS under the STS Code of Practice and Technical Standard for Food Processors and Suppliers.
Steenbergs is audited and certified under EC 834/2007 and 889/2008 by Organic Food Federation (GB-ORG-04) for the import, trading and processing of organic products in the UK and within the European Union.
Social and Environmental Responsibility
Steenbergs is a B-Corp certified company.
Steenbergs' products are approved by The Fairtrade Foundation. Whilst the audit of Fairtrade businesses transitions from The Fairtrade Foundation to FLOCERT, Steenbergs has Permission to Trade from FLOCERT for the packing and sale of Fairtrade teas, spices and bakery flavours. Steenbergs' FLO ID is 2998.
Steenbergs is a member of Sedex. Sedex is a collaborative forum for buyers, suppliers and auditors to store and share information, and manage performance on labour rights, health and safety, the environment and business ethics. Sedex is not a standard setting body, but is a sign of Steenbergs' willingness to share data and use information to manage and improve ethical standards in the supply chain.
Steenbergs Home Baking Flavours are registered with The Vegan Society as being suitable for vegans. The rest of Steenbergs products are also plant-based, vegetarian and vegan, but they have not been registered as such.
Audited under BS 8555:2016 and certified under by Tarian Inspection under their Seren Scheme.
Other Assurance and Regulatory Providers
F. E. Metcalfe & Co, Chartered Accountants, provides Steenbergs with accountancy and tax services and advice, together with employment advice.
Health, Safety and Fire
NFU Mutual provides consultancy and assessment on Health and Safety matters. H. E. Woolley undertakes Steenbergs' Fire Risk Assessment, providing advice on Fire Safety matters and fire protection services.
NFU Mutual provides Steenbergs with business, key person and product liability insurance, together with consultancy on health and safety.
Raworths provides Steenbergs with corporate, employment and property legal advice and services.