Unasco olive oil production chain, starting from the olive tree
UNASCO System is an italian extra virgin olive oil production chain.
UNASCO System provides relevant and accessible information about italian origins of olives and olive oil and guarantees the quality of final product. This helps consumer to take an active part in production chain of extra virgin olive oil which has already proven to be essential for healthy nutrition and general well-being.
DISCOVER THE STORY OF OUR PRODUCTION CHAINS, TRACE THE ORIGINS
It is a place where you can find the reliable information to help you build a strong product culture. We also give you guidelines to understanding the main differences among the large number of oils that can be found on the market thus supporting you in decision-making process.Find out more
Unasco is an national consortium of olive producers that brings together growers, producer cooperatives and associations, oil mills and packaging companies in one unique production chain. Unasco goal is to achieve high quality production standards by implementing traceability system along the whole production chain.Find out more
The traceability of the production process is an instrument which guarantees food safety and quality. Our system is designed with environmental responsibility in mind. Its aim is to encourage and support each actor in its effort to protect and improve olive oil heritage.Find out more
What we think
One well organised olive oil producers consortium with established set of common regulations who also plays an active role in olive-oil trade can give more visibility to single producer ensuring as a result high quality product.
Luigi Canino, Unasco Chairman
For an well informed consumer concept of quality includes various factors such as environmental protection, food safety, landscape, the territory of origin, ethical aspects related to conditions of the labour force.
Valerio Cappio, Unasco Coordinator