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GOTS Guidelines for virtual audits in the time of COVID-19 published

GOTS have published GOTS Virtual Audits v 1.0-7 April 2020 for approved Certification Bodies to replace on-site audits by Virtual Audits (VAs) due to travel and meeting restrictions imposed by health authorities because the threat of infection and spread of the coronavirus disease COVID-19.

Further information on scheme requirements are available for the IOAS COVID 19  website information page:



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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