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COAP, Palestine ISO/IEC 17065 accreditation and EU recommendation suspended by the IOAS 7th February 2019

On 7th February 2019 the IOAS took the decision to suspend the Company of Organic Agriculture in Palestine (COAP) ISO/IEC 17065 accreditation and EU recommendation for accreditation. COAP has been invited to take corrective actions to enable IOAS to lift the suspension. Whilst the suspension is in effect COAP is not permitted to accept new applications or extend the scope of certificates but is required to maintain surveillance on existing certificate holders.

Any operations, certification bodies and authorities that relied on these accreditations are asked to take note.

Organic Agriculture

IFOAM, Canada, EU


GOTS, Textile Exchange

Organic & Natural Cosmetics


ISO/IEC 17065 Accreditation


ISO/IEC 17065 Accreditation

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