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July 2017 IOAS Surveillance and Evaluation visits

It is the IOAS intention to make the following visits:

IMO Control Private Limited  (IMO India) – July 4th Nepal & 7-9th  India. Scheme: COR.

Organic Standard, Ltd. (OS) – July 3rd Ukraine. Scheme: ISO/IEC 17065, EU-equivalence, COR.

Conservación y Desarrollo Certified SA (CYD) – July 10-12th Ecuador. Scheme: ISO/IEC 17065.

Istituto per la Certificazione Etica e Ambientale  (ICEA) – July 17-18th Ecuador. Scheme: EU & ISO/ IEC 17065 & COR.

Overseas Merchandise Inspection Co., Ltd. (OMIC) – July 17-18th Laos. Scheme: EU & ISO/ IEC 17065.

Bioagricert SRL (BAC) – July 20-21st Thailand. Scheme: GOTS & IFOAM.

Organic Agriculture Certification Thailand  (ACT) – July 23-27th  Thailand. Scheme: ISO/IEC 17065, EU-equivalence, COR & IFOAM.

Japan Organic and Natural Food Association (JONA) – July 24-28th Japan. Scheme: ISO/IEC 17065, EU-equivalence, COR & IFOAM.

Japan Association for Pharmaceutical Affairs Law (JAPAL) – July 31st – Aug 1st  Japan. Scheme: Natrue.

Doalnara Certified Organic Korea (DCOK) June 31st – Aug 2nd  South Korea. Scheme: ISO/IEC 17065.

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

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