Organic Rules and Certification

Control body, Suolo e Salute, Italy, 2009

Control body, Suolo e Salute, Italy, 2009. [Certification - Control authority and Control body]

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Type of authority/body

Private

Level of operation

International

The authority/body work areas

Both certification and inspection

Comments on type , level and work areas

The following other certification schemes than the organic scheme are offered: Globalgap, PDO, PGI, STG, IPM, Biohabitat, PEFC, OGM free, ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 22005

Name of the authority/body

Suolo e Salute

Start year for doing organic certification and/or inspection

1992

EU control code according to O.J. 2009/C 72/04

IT-ASS

Accredited according to

Combinations of above or ISO65 accreditation with scope: “Other organic standards”

Comments on accreditation

Accredited according to EC 834/2007 and IFOAM accreditation.

Authority/body accredited by:

Sincert (EC 834/2007), IOAS (IFOAM Basic standards)

Is the authority/body a standards owner. If "no", then fill in the contact details below

No

Address

Via P.Boserllino 12/b, IT-61032 Fano (PU), Italy

Phone

+39 0721 860543

E-mail

info@suoloesalute.it

Links to authority/body web page and further information

http://www.suoloesalute.it

If not a standards owner, does the control authority/control body have a control logo?

Yes

Number of European organic standards (incl. the EC 834/2007) according to which the control authority/body offers certification and/or inspection in the country [standard certified / (standard inspected)]

1 / (1)

Titles of European organic standards (incl. the EC 834/2007) for which certification (and inspection) is offered in the country.

EC 834/2007

Titles of European organic standards (incl. the EC 834/2007) for which only inspection is offered in the country.

Biosuisse

Titles of non-European standards for which certification and inspection is offered in the country.

NOP (National Organic Programme of USA), JAS (Japan Agriculture Standard), and COR (Canadian Organic Regime)

Brief overview of certification and inspection activities outside Europe (incl. organic standards, for which certification and/or inspection is offered) if relevant.

Suolo e Salute is also active in the Dominican Republic, Kazakstan, Brasil, India and Egypt.

Names of other European countries (than the country concerned), where the control authority/body is operating

Romania, Moldavia, and Serbia.

Total number of operators in the country controlled (certified and/or inspected) according to the EC 834/2007 and/or national organic standards by the control authority/body.

10402

Number of organic processors and other operators in the country controlled (certified and/or inspected) according to EC 834/2007 and/or national organic standards by the control authority/body.

665

Number of organic farmers in the country controlled (certified and/or inspected) according to EC 834/2007 and/or national organic standards by the control authority/body.

9737

Number of employees (full-time, part time and free lance) in "full time years" involved in organic certification and/or inspection in the country

30

Comments on operators certified and/or inspected and on work force in full time years

Of the 665 processors and other operators 640 are processors and 25 are importers.

Annual turnover [in €] from organic certification and/or inspection in the country

3420000

Certification fees and inspection fees for organic farmers in the country

The farmer has to fill in a form on the Suolo e Salute website to get an estimate of the price for certification and inspection. There is a fixed fee of 80 €/year.

Certification fees and inspection fees for organic processors in the country

The processor has to fill in a form on the Suolo e Salute website to get an estimate of the price for certification and inspection.

Certification fees and inspection fees for other operators in the country, please specify "other"

Other operators than farmers and processors have to fill in a form on the Suolo e Salute website to get an estimate of the price for certification and inspection

Links to price lists for certification and inspection services if publicly available

http://new.suoloesalute.it/cmx/htdocs/sezioni.php?op=view&key=IDSEZIONE&keyvalue=52

Comments on annual turnover and fees

No publicly available information on organic certification and inspection fees on the web site.

Number of new operators in the country in 2008

1468

Number of operators in the country, which have left in 2008

1567

Certification Systems Overview:Control authorities and bodies - certifiers
Certification by country:Italy
Operators:All types of operators
Item type:Certification - Control authority and Control body
ID Code:1761
Deposited By:Samanta Rosi Bellière
Deposited On:13 Aug 2009 14:54
Last Modified:27 Sep 2010 14:16

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