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USDA announces changes in its regulations for organic products

During a speech at the Global Ecological Products Exhibition (GOPEX), Jennifer Tucker, Deputy Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS)- National Organic Program announced that the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) was going to modify the regulations of the National Organic Program. The goal of these new rules is to create greater responsibility and visibility; reduce exemptions for handling certifications; implement a requirement for all imports to be certified, and improve supervision of accreditation and certification.

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Imports from third countries: the new Regulation amending Reg. (EC) No 1235/2008

The Official Journal of the European Union, series L 8/18 of January 14, 2020, publishes the new  Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/25 of 13 January 2020 amending and correcting Regulation (EC) No 1235/2008 laying down detailed rules for implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No 834/2007 as regards the arrangements for imports of organic products from third countries.

The document includes some amendments regarding the certificate of inspection (COI) and  Annexes III and IV of the Regulation (EC) No1235/2008.

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Import: now published the new Reg. (EU) 2019/446 amending Reg. (EC) No 1235/2008

Now published in the Official Journal of the EU the COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) 2019/446 of 19 March 2019 amending and correcting Regulation (EC) No 1235/2008 laying down detailed rules for implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No 834/2007 as regards the arrangements for imports of organic products from third countries.

 

The Regulation (EU) 2019/446 of 19 March 2019 2019_EN

 

Source: UE

 

 

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132nd COP: the Short Report

The 132nd COP (Committee on Organic Production) meeting took place in Brussels on 6 April (HERE the agenda).

The Short Report is now available.

Short Report 132nd COP

Source: European Commission

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The Mipaaf note on 130th COP

We publish the Mipaaf note no. 6206 of 28 January  2016 on  the 130th COP meeting held in Brussels last 20 January 2016.

 The Note no. 6206 of 28 January 2016 (in Italian)

Source: Mipaaf

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130th COP's agenda

We publish the agenda of the next COP's meeting (“ Committee on Organic Production”, former RCOP): it will be held in Brussels on January 20th,  2016.

The AGENDA
 
Source: UE

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Abbonamento a certificate of inspection