Glossary

This specially compiled glossary contains over 350 food and drink industry acronyms, abbreviations and phrases. These terms are arranged alphabetically - click on a letter in the table below to access a page of terms. If you would like to add an item to the glossary, email webmaster@fdf.org.uk

Alphabetical Index


Q

QAA
Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education
QCA
Qualifications and Curriculum Authority
Quantum satis
No maximum level is specified for the additive in question. However, the additive shall be used in accordance with good manufacturing practice, at a level not higher than necessary to achieve the intended purpose and provided that it does not mislead the consumer.
QUID
Quantitative Ingredient Declarations

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