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FI Luomuliitto Standards for organic quality label 2004

FI Luomuliitto Standards for organic quality label 2004. [Organic rules - Complete regulations]

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Summary

Leppäkertu (the Ladybird)quality logo is owned and administrated by Luomuliitto (The Finnish Association for Organic Farming. It is granted to farmers, food processors and farm input manufacturers producing organic products according to the quality standards of Luomuliitto. The standards are additional to the EU Regulation No. 2092/91 and consist of compulsory requirements and recommendations. The compulsory requirements include the membership of Luomuliitto and production based on quality management system (ISO 9001 or equivalent). Furthermore it is required that all animal manure used for growing products intended directly to human consumption must be composted. The basic ingredients of processed products must be 100 percent of Finnish origin and at least 75 percent of ingredients in total. It is recommended that 100 percent of animal feeds are of Finnish origin. The logo is mainly used on vegetables.

Item type:Organic rules - Complete regulations
Country/Standard: Europe > Finland > FI Luomuliitto Standards for "Leppäkerttu" quality label 2004
ID Code:725
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Deposited On:08 Jan 2007
Last Modified:16 Apr 2010 13:00

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