Certification Bodies

Organizacion Internacional Agropecuaria S.A.

Contract Number: 31
Also known as OIA
Home Country: Argentina
Address: Legal & Head office:
Av. Santa Fe 830,
Acassuso, Buenos Aires, (B1641ABN),
Argentina.

Key office with activities:
OIA Chile
Phone Number: +54 11 4793 4340
Fax Number: +54 11 4793 4340
Web Address: www.oia.com.ar

Accreditations

COR

Canadian Food Inspection Agency - Canada Organic Regime Operating Manual v19

Accreditation Status: Accredited
First Accredited: 2009
Accreditation renewal date: 8 March 2027

Standard

  • CAN/CGSB-32.310-2020; CAN/CGSB-32.311-2020

Categories

  • Crop production
  • Livestock production
  • Specialized: Apiculture
  • Specialized sprouts
  • Specialized maple production
  • Specialized greenhouse crops
  • Processed products

Countries

  • Argentina
  • Brazil
  • Bolivia
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Panama
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Uruguay

Standard

  • CAN/CGSB-32.310-2020; CAN/CGSB-32.311-2020

Categories

  • Livestock production
  • Processed products

Countries

  • Mexico

ISO/IEC 17065 EU Equivalence

Requirements for Bodies Certifying Products, Processes and Services in addition to the Control measures and labeling requirements as set out in Regulation No (EC) 834/2007 and its implementing regulations.
The details shown below are the EU categories and countries recommended by the IOAS for EU recognition.
For the actual status of the EU accreditation and recognized categories and countries please refer to the current regulation (EU) 2021/2325.

Accreditation Status: Accredited
Accreditation renewal date: 31 January 2027

Standards

  • International Accredited Certification Bodies Equivalent European Union Organic Production & Processing Standard for Third Countries

Categories

  • A: Unprocessed plant products
  • B: Live animals or unprocessed animal products
  • C: Unprocessed aquaculture products and algae (including seaweeds)
  • D: Processed agricultural products for use as food (including wine)
  • E: Processed agricultural products for use as feed

Countries or Regions

  • Argentina
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Ecuador
  • Mexico
  • Panama
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Russia
  • Türkiye
  • Ukraine
  • Uruguay

ISO/IEC 17065 EU Compliance

Requirements for Bodies Certifying Products, Processes and Services are set out in Regulation (EU) 2018/848 and its secondary acts.

The details shown below are the EU categories and countries accredited by the IOAS as defined in Regulation EU 2018/848, Article 35.(7). For the actual status of categories and countries recognized by the EU Commission, please refer to regulation (EU) 2021/1378, Annex II.

Accreditation Status: Accredited
Accreditation renewal date: 31 January 2027

Standards

  • Regulation (EU) 2018/848 on organic production and labelling of organic products and relevant delegating and implementing acts

Categories

  • A: Unprocessed plants and plant products, including seeds and other plant reproductive material
  • B: Livestock and unprocessed livestock products
  • C: Algae and unprocessed aquaculture products
  • D: Processed agricultural products, including aquaculture products, for use as food
  • E: Feed
  • F: Wine
  • G: Other products listed in Annex 1 the Regulation 2018/848 or not covered above

Countries or Regions

  • Argentina
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Ecuador
  • Mexico
  • Panama
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Russia
  • Türkiye
  • Ukraine
  • Uruguay

GOTS

Global Organic Textile Standard - Approval Procedure and Requirements for Certification Bodies v3.0 (2022)

Accreditation Status: Accredited
First Accredited: 2009
Accreditation renewal date: 31 January 2027

Standards

  • Global Organic Textile Standard v7.0 (2023)

Categories

  • Certification of mechanical textile processing and manufacturing operations and their products
  • Certification of wet processing and finishing operations and their products
  • Certification of trading operations and related products

Countries or Regions

  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Switzerland
  • Uruguay

IFOAM

IFOAM Accreditation Requirements for Bodies Certifying Organic Production and Processing v2.0 (2014 updated 2019).

Accreditation Status: Accredited
First Accredited: 2001
Accreditation renewal date: 31 January 2027

Standards

  • OIA Standards for Organic Production

Categories

  • Beekeeping
  • Crop production
  • Grower groups
  • Livestock
  • Processing and handling
  • Wild products

Countries or Regions

  • Argentina
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Germany
  • Mexico
  • Panama
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Uruguay
  • USA

ISO/IEC 17065

ISO/IEC 17065:2012 - Conformity Assessment - Requirements for Bodies Certifying Products, Processes and Services.

Accreditation Status: Accredited
First Accredited: 2009
Accreditation renewal date: 31 January 2027

Standard

  • OIA Organic Standard

Categories

  • Aquaculture
  • Beekeeping
  • Crop production
  • Grower groups
  • Processing and handling
  • Trading
  • Wild crops
  • Livestock and Livestock Products

Countries

  • Argentina
  • Brazil
  • Bolivia
  • Panama
  • Russia
  • Türkiye
  • Ukraine
  • Uruguay

Standard

  • Ley Nº 20.089 Sistema Nacional de Certificación de Productos Orgánicos Agrícolas de Chile – Chilean National Certification System for Organic Agricultural Products

Categories

  • Beekeeping
  • Livestock production
  • Mushroom cultivation
  • Plant production
  • Processing

Countries

  • Chile

Textile Exchange

Textile Exchange - Accreditation and Certification Procedures for Textile Exchange Standards 2.1 - ASR-101-V2.1 (2020)

Accreditation Status: Accredited
First Accredited: 19/3/2018
Accreditation renewal date: 31 January 2027

Standard

  • Textile Exchange - Content Claim Standard 3.1 (2022)

Categories

  • Textile products
  • Trading / Warehousing / Distribution only

Countries

  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Peru
  • Spain
  • Switzerland
  • Uruguay
  • USA

Standard

  • Textile Exchange - Responsible Animal Fiber Standards (Responsible Wool Standard 2.2 (2021), Responsible Mohair Standard 1.2 (2021), Responsible Alpaca Standard 1.0 (2021))

Categories

  • Individual farms
  • Farm Groups

Countries

  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Peru
  • Spain
  • Switzerland
  • Uruguay
  • USA

Organic Agriculture

IFOAM, Canada, EU

Textiles

GOTS, Textile Exchange

Organic & Natural Cosmetics

COSMOS, NATRUE

ISO/IEC 17065 Accreditation

GlobalG.A.P.

ISO/IEC 17065 Accreditation

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