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February 2017 IOAS Surveillance and Evaluation visits

It is the IOAS intention to make the following visits:

IMO Switzerland (IMO ch) Feb 11-13th, Vietnam. Scheme: ISO17065 & EU.

Certificadora Biotropico, S.A. (Biotropico) Feb 20-24th. Scheme: COR, EU & ISO17065.

Biocert International,  Feb 27-March 2nd, India. Scheme ISO17065, IFOAM, COR & EU.

The IOAS publicise these assessment and surveillance site visits to increase accreditation transparency.
If you would like to comment on the performance of these CBs on issues relevant to their application, please contact the IOAS at

Organic Agriculture

IFOAM, Canada, EU


GOTS, Textile Exchange

Organic & Natural Cosmetics


ISO/IEC 17065 Accreditation


ISO/IEC 17065 Accreditation

Accredited Bodies

Certification Body Database

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