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SACL voluntarily withdraws from ISO/IEC 17065 & EU accreditation programmes 31 March 2022.

Soil Association Certification Ltd (SACL) has voluntarily withdrawn from its assessment under the IOAS ISO/IEC 17065 accreditation and EU assessment programmes as of 31 March 2022. They remain accredited for COSMOS, COR, GOTS and Textile Exchange.

Please see our client page on the IOAS website for further details.

Soil Association Certification Ltd. – IOAS

Any operations, certification bodies and authorities that relied on these accreditations are asked to take note.

Organic Agriculture

IFOAM, Canada, EU


GOTS, Textile Exchange

Organic & Natural Cosmetics


ISO/IEC 17065 Accreditation


ISO/IEC 17065 Accreditation

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