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Istituto per la Certificazione Etica e Ambientale

Also known as ICEA
Contract No 26

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Nazario Sauro, 2
40121 Bologna, Bologna

Phone: +39 051 272 986
Fax: +39 051 232 011
Email: fo@foobaricea.info
www.icea.info


Schemes

(Recommended)

The details shown below are the EU categories and countries recommended by the IOAS for EU recognition.
For more detailed information on EU recognised categories and countries please refer to the current regulation (EC) 1235/2008.

First recommended in 2012

Standards:

International Accredited Certification Bodies Equivalent European Union Organic Production and Processing Standard for Third Countries

Categories:
A: Unprocessed plant products (including wild harvest and producer groups), B: Live animals or unprocessed animal products (excluding beekeeping), D: Processed agricultural products for use as food (excluding wine)
Countries:
Albania, Armenia, Cote d'Ivoire, Cyprus, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Moldova, Russia, San Marino, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan

(Accredited)

First accredited in 2009
Contract expiration: 1 May 2019

Standards:

Canada Organic Standard CAN-CGSB-32.310-2015; CAN-CGSB-32.311-2015

Categories:
Beekeeping, Crop production, Food processing, Grain production, Greenhouse crop production, Livestock production, Mushrooms, Producer Groups., Subsequent packaging, Wild crops
Countries:
Albania, Bosnia & Herzogovina, Ecuador, Mexico, Turkey

(Accredited)

First accredited in 2013
Contract expiration: 31 Oct 2020

Standards:

COSMOS - Standard V2.0

Categories:
Certification of chemically processed agro-ingredients with organic content and approval of ingredients with no organic content, Certification of cosmetic products under organic or natural certification and physically processed agro-ingredients
Countries:
France, Greece, Italy, Republic of Estonia, Russia, Switzerland, Ukraine

(Accredited)

First accredited in 2011
Contract expiration: 31 Oct 2020

Standards:

Global Organic Textile Standard V5.0

Categories:
Approval of textile auxiliary agents (chemical inputs) on positive lists, Certification of mechanical textile processing and manufacturing operations and their products, Certification of trading operations and related products, Certification of wet processing and finishing operations and their products
Countries:
Egypt, Ethiopia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Italy, Lithuania, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, USA

(Accredited)

First accredited in 2007
Contract expiration: 31 Oct 2020

Standards:

1) IACB Equivalent European Union Organic Production & Processing Standard for Third Countries v6,
2) ICEA Standard for Organic & Natural Cosmetics,
3) ICEA Standard for Organic & Natural Detergents.

Categories:
A: Unprocessed plant products, B: Live animals or unprocessed animal products, D: Processed agricultural products for use as food (excluding wine), Natural cosmetics, Natural detergents, Organic Cosmetics, Organic detergents
Countries:
Albania, Armenia, China, Cote d'Ivoire, Cyprus, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Germany, Greece, Iran, Japan, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Moldova, Republic of Estonia, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA, Uzbekistan

(Accredited)

First accredited in 2011
Contract expiration: 31 Oct 2020

Standards:

TE Organic Content Standard v2.0 (textiles); TE Recycled Claim Standard v1.0; TE Global Recycled Standard v.3 .0 and TE Content Claim Standard V2, (all applicable to 5 -100% content of recycled materials (natural and synthetic fibres, paper, wood, glass, plastics, leather, and metals) in textiles, bearable clothing accessories, textile accessories, footwear, and packaging)and TE Responsible Down Standard v.2.0 .

Countries:
Ethiopia, India, Italy, Pakistan, Poland, Turkey