Control Union - CUCERT - 811903
Control Union certifications are globally recognized and accredited and certifications are granted in a professional and an impartial manner. This certification guarantees that products meet certain criteria, giving licensees distinction and thereby market advantage.
Rules for organic production according to U.S. Standards have been laid down in the National Organic Program (NOP) of the United States Department of Agriculture.
The EEC Regulation Nos. 834/2007 and 889/2008 are in force within the European Union countries, but also set criteria for importing organic products from outside the EU. The EU logo is the identification for products which fulfill the EU organic standards.
JAS (Japanese Agricultural Standards)
Production rules for organic production according to Japanese requirements have been laid down in the Japanese Agricultural Standards. The regulations are in force within Japan, but also set criteria for importing organic products to Japan.
Fair Trade - FLO ID 23509
Fair Trade is an organized social movement and market-based approach that aims to help producers in developing countries and promote sustainability. The movement advocates the payment of a higher price to producers as well as social and environmental standards. It focuses in particular on exports from developing countries to developed countries.