Certifying quality. Negotiating and integrating animal welfare into food assurance

Buller, Henry and Roe, Emma J. (eds.) (2011) Certifying quality. Negotiating and integrating animal welfare into food assurance, Cardiff, GB, Cardiff University, 48pp. (Welfare Quality Reports, 15).


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The drive towards welfare assessment and the establishment of an information system (whether directly accessible to consumers through distinct labels or ‘internal’ to the food sector through forms of certification) needs to be assessed as a negotiated process within the food chain as a whole. understanding the mechanics of the processes of assurance and/or certification scheme development is, we believe an essential task for the operationalisation of the Welfare Quality programme aims and is the central objective of this research.

Item Type: Book
ISBNs: 1902647998 (paperback)
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Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > G Geography (General)
T Technology > TS Manufactures
Divisions : Faculty of Social and Human Sciences > Geography and Environment > Economy, Society & Space
ePrint ID: 203395
Accepted Date and Publication Date:
1 August 2011Published
Date Deposited: 16 Nov 2011 13:27
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2016 13:46
Integration of animal welfare in the food quality chain: from public concern to improved welfare and transparent quality (WELFARE QUALITY)
Funded by: European Commission - FP6 (506508)
1 May 2004 to 31 December 2009
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/203395

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