Organic Rules and Certification

Control body, Ecocert S.A.S., Turkey, 2009

Control body, Ecocert S.A.S., Turkey, 2009. [Certification - Control authority and Control body]

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Other (etc.) (Ecocert control logo)

Type of authority/body


Level of operation


The authority/body work areas

Both certification and inspection

Comments on type , level and work areas

Ekocert is a French certifier, which operates in more than 80 countries world wide. Besides the EC 834/2007, a long range of other certification schemes are available, e.g. NOP (USA), JAS (Japan), Natural and organic cosmetics, organic textiles, ecological detergents, Ecological or Organic Home Perfumes,Globalgap, Ecocert Fair Trade, ISO 9001, ISO14001, EMAS etc.

Name of the authority/body

EKOCERT-S.A.S. Sertifikasyon Kuruluşu

Start year for doing organic certification and/or inspection


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


Accredited according to

ISO 65/EN 45011 with scope: EC 834/2007

Comments on accreditation

Also accredited by USDA for the NOP (USA), JAS (Japan), as well as being approved by many countries on the basis of national regulations.

Authority/body accredited by:

French Committe of Accreditation -COFRAC (EC 837/2007)

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



Ecocert Office Turkey, 184 Sokak No. 60/3, TR-35230 Bornova/İzmir, Turkey


+90 232 3434360


Links to authority/body web page and further information

Contact person (name, phone, email) if possible

Mustafa Avcı, +90 232 3434360

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


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

Turkish Organic Law, NOP (USA) and JAS (Japan)

Comments on annual turnover and fees

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

Certification Systems Overview:Control authorities and bodies - certifiers
Certification by country:Turkey
Operators:All types of operators
Item type:Certification - Control authority and Control body
ID Code:1886
Deposited By:Canan Abay
Deposited On:20 Aug 2009 10:51
Last Modified:28 Sep 2010 15:31

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