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March 2020, IOAS Surveillance and Assessment visits

It is the IOAS intention to make the following surveillance and assessment visits:

NASAA Certified Organic Pty. Ltd. (NCO), March 6-11th to take place in Australia. Schemes: EU recognition, IFOAM & ISO/IEC 17065.

Certificadora BIOTROPICO S.A.S. March 16-19th to take place in Colombia. Schemes: ISO/IEC 17065, EU and COR recognition.

IMO Control Private Limited (IMO India), March 18-20th to take place in India. Scheme: COR recognition.

Organizacion Internacional Agropecuaria S.A. (OIA), March 20th to take place in Colombia. Scheme: EU recognition.

Textile Research Institute – AITEX, March 16th remotely and 24-25th to take place in Spain. Scheme: Textile Exchange.

Ecocert Greenlife S.A.S., March 30-31st to take place remotely. Schemes: COSMOS and Textile Exchange.

The IOAS publicise these assessment and surveillance visits to increase accreditation transparency.

If you would like to comment on the performance of these CBs on issues relevant to their assessment, 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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