CAS works towards the improvement of the economic, social and environmental conditions of coffee production and processing
High quality, independent, credible and innovative assurance services in the coffee sector
4C Compliant Coffee is coffee that has been produced in accordance with the 4C Code of Conduct, a set of baseline sustainable practices and principles for the production of green coffee beans. Compliance can be demonstrated through the 4C Verification System and the 4C Licenses that are subsequently issued. The responsibility for operating the 4C Verification System belongs to Coffee Assurance Services (CAS).
News & Events
CAS is proud to present the new Website
CAS welcomes you on the new website. We invite you to explore our services and competences and to join our path towards a sustainable coffee supply chain.
4C Code of Conduct achieves FSA-SAI Silver Level
The 4C Verification scheme, concluded the benchmarking process where the 4C Code achieved ‘Silver’ equivalence with SAI Platform’s Farm Sustainability Assessment (FSA).
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Registration open for Trainings
The 4C Code and Verification System Training will be offered in several locations across the globe. The training aims to provide an overview about the 4C Code of Conduct, to introduce the new verification report and new verification procedures.
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Our Services at a Glance
4C License Decisions
Evaluation of on-site verification reports and 4C License decisions.
Approval of 4C Verifiers
Training and assessment of independent verifiers according to the 4C Verification System.
Quality assurance of approved 4C Verifiers. Internal and external oversight planning according to risk assessment and the 4C Quality Management System.
Data Collection & Analysis
Assessment of verification data and reporting.
Traceability and Commercial Reporting
Assessment of the traceability system and commercial reporting data.
4C Code and Verification System Training
Training on implementation of the 4C Code and Verification System.
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