Brazilian Rendering Association (ABRA) is a not-for-profit trade association. It was founded in 2006 by Brazilian Animal Waste Products (AWP) processors, and is headquartered in Brasília.
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To represent the industry in Brazil by having an influence on the development of public policies that stimulate the production and consumption of meat meals and fats of animal origin;
To guarantee the quality, soundness and sustainability of the production of meat meals and fats of animal origin;
To be the official source of statistics for the industry;
To stimulate the technological, innovative and scientific development of the industry through partnerships with universities and similar institutions;
To stimulate and ensure that associates share high ethical relationships with one another, and with third parties;
To develop studies and research of interest to the industry and government bodies, providing them with permanent collaboration, and including advisory and consultancy services;
To encourage relationships with similar trade associations, providing them with permanent collaboration, in order to improve business representation;
To stimulate and collaborate with effective inspection procedures for everyone that is outside the regulations and ordinance of the Ministry of Agriculture and of other regulatory bodies;
To strive for giving the industry a positive image;
To defend the industry, when accessing new markets, and monitoring tariff and non-tariff barriers imposed on our products, both on the domestic and international markets;
To represent the Brazilian animal rendering industry, at the domestic and international levels, striving for quality, soundness and sustainability, and highlighting its economic, social and environmental importance.
To be recognized as an organization that is committed to the sustainable development of the animal waste product rendering industry.
Carrying out ethical, representative actions to the satisfaction of the associates. Promote the products generated by the quality standard achieved, ethical commitment, respect for consumers and sustainability.