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October 2021 IOAS Surveillance and Evaluation visits.

It is the IOAS intention to make the following surveillance and evaluation visits, however please be aware that these may be subject to change:

Japan Organic and Natural Foods Association (JONA) – October 4th- 15th Scheme: COR, EU, GlobalG.A.P. IFOAM & ISO/IEC 17065.

Soil Association Certification Ltd. (SACL), – October 4-5th Scheme:Textile Exchange.

Control Union Korea Co., Ltd. – October 5-6th Scheme: COSMOS..

OneCert International PVT Ltd– October 11-14th Scheme: GOTS & Textile Exchange.

Organic Food Development and Certification Center of China (OFDC) – October 11-13th Scheme: IFOAM.

ALGI International Inc. – October 12-13th & 20-27th Schemes: ISO/IEC 17065 & Textile Exchange.

Kaixin Certification (Beijing) Co., (KCB) – October 19-22nd, 25-26th Scheme: GOTS & Textile Exchange.

The Organic Food Chain Pty Ltd (OFC) – October 25-26th Schemes: COR & 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 evaluation, 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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