Organic Rules and Certification

Standards owner, AIAB, Italy, 2009

Standards owner, AIAB, Italy, 2009. [Certification - Standards owners]

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Other (etc.) (logo garanzia_aiab)

Name of these organic standards

Garanzia AIAB

Standard acronym if different from the name


Level of use of the organic standard


If "other", then please specify


Comment on the use of the organic standard and additional subjects covered

AIAB standards have more restrictive requirements than the Eu Reg 834/07: 1) The whole farm has to be organic 2) The operator has to be organic, not with fields under conversion 3) All feed used for livestock has to be organic 4) The raw materials processed have to be produced in Italy 5) The operator commits himself to prevent, avoid and reduce any kind of pollution and promote the use of renewable energy

Names of European countries and/or regions where these organic standards are used


Link to the most recent version of these organic standards if publicly available,

Name of the organic standards owner

Associazione Italiana Agricoltura Biologica

Acroym of the standard owner if different from the name



Via Piave 14, Roma, Italy




Links to authority/body web page and further information

Contact person (name, phone, email) if possible

Private or public organic standards owner


Type of standards owner

Other e.g. combinations of above

If "other" then specify

National Association of Organic producers, inspectors, consumers, environmental associations

Type of logo


Comments on logo and the certification and inspection system for the standard

AIAB has delegated the inspection of its standards to some of the Italian control bodies - ICEA, CCPB, IMC, Bios, QC&i, Codex statistical figures on operators etc. certified according to the standards are from 2008

Total number of operators (incl. farmers) in the country certified according to these organic standards


Special license fee claimed for the use of the logo apart from the certification costs


Link to public price lists, if available

Certification Systems Overview:Standards owners
Certification by country:Italy
Item type:Certification - Standards owners
ID Code:1686
Deposited By:Samanta Rosi Bellière
Deposited On:02 Jul 2009 14:55
Last Modified:27 Sep 2010 15:50

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