Accepted Labels For Ekowarehouse Products

Organic Food

USDA Organic

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA / NOP) Organic

Managed By: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) & National Organic Program (NOP)

Standard: Organic Food Production Act, USDA organic regulation & the National Organic Program Handbook

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Organic is the USA official national organic seal for products grown using organic agricultural practices. It is managed by the USDA National Organic Program (NOP) and is accepted globally.
Geography: USA, Global
Type: Governmental
EU Organic

EU Organic

Managed By: European Commission, Agriculture and Rural Development

Standard: (EC) Regulations 834/2007, 889/2008 and 1235/2008

The EU Organic seal is the official European organic farming seal and is managed by the European Commission. It applies to products grown in EU member countries using organic agricultural practices.
Geography: Europe, Global
Type: Governmental
AsureQuality Organic

AsureQuality Organic Standard

Managed By: AsureQuality Limited

Standard: AsureQuality Organic Standard

The AsureQuality Organic Standard seal provides organic certification through AsureQuality for New Zealand products grown using organic agricultural practices. AsureQuality is owned by the New Zealand government and is accredited by the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM).
Geography: Australia
Type: Governmental
Australian Organic

Australian Certified Organic (ACO)

Managed By: Australian Organic

Standard: Australian Certified Organic Standard

Australian Certified Organic (ACO) is a seal and certifying body that provides organic certification for Australian products grown using organic agricultural practices.
Geography: Australia
Type: Non-Profit
Bio Suisse Bud

Bio Suisse Bud

Managed By: Bio Suisse

Standard: Swiss Organic Farming Ordinance Articles 22-24a & 26, (EC) Regulations 834/2007, 889/2008 & 1235/2008

The Bio Suisse Bud organic certification from Bio Suisse is for products grown in Switzerland using organic agricultural practices.
Geography: Switzerland
Type: Non-Profit
Bio-Siegel

Bio-Siegel

Managed By: The Federal Ministry for Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection

Standard: (EC) Regulations 834/2007, 889/2008 & 1235/2008

Bio-Siegel is Germany's official national organic seal issued by The Federal Ministry for Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection for German products grown using organic agricultural practices.
Geography: Germany
Type: Governmental
Canada Organic

Canada Organic (Biologique Canada)

Managed By: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Standard: Canadian Organic Standards

The Canada Organic seal, also known as Biologique Canada, is Canada's official national organic seal which is issued by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency and is for products grown using organic agricultural practices.
Geography: Canada, Global
Type: Governmental
CAS Organic

CAS Organic Taiwan (Certified Agricultural Standards)

Managed By: Council of Agriculture (COA)

Standard: Organic Agricultural Product and Organic Agricultural Processed Product Certification Management Regulations

CAS Organic (Certified Agricultural Standards) is the official organic seal for Taiwanese products grown using organic agricultural standards and is issued by Taiwan's Council of Agriculture (COA).
Geography: Taiwan
Type: Governmental
China Organic CNCA

China National Organic Certification Program (CNCA)

Managed By: China National Organic Products Certification Program (CNCA)

Standard: China Organic Standard GB19630.1-4-2005

China Organic is an official national Chinese organic seal issued by the Certification and Administration Association of the People's Republic of China (CNCA) and is for products grown in China using organic agricultural practices
Geography: China
Type: Governmental
Estonian Organic

Estonian Organic Label

Managed By: Veterinary and Food Board

Standard: Estonia Organic Farming Act

The Estonian Organic seal is Estonia's official national organic farming seal issued by the Estonian Veterinary and Food Board for products grown using organic agricultural practices. It has equivalency with the EU Organic standards.
Geography: Estonia
Type: Governmental
India Organic

India Organic (NPOP)

Managed By: India Organic National Programme for Organic Production (NPOP), Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA)

Standard: National Standards for Organic Products

India Organic is India's official national organic seal, part of the India Organic National Programme for Organic Production (NPOP) and issued by Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) for products grown using organic agricultural standards. The seal has equivalency with the EU Organic standard and the NOP's USDA Organic.
Geography: India
Type: Governmental
JAS

Japanese Agricultural Organic Standard (JAS)

Managed By: Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF)

Standard: Japanese Agricultural Standard

The Japanese Agricultural Organic Standard (JAS) is Japan's official national organic seal for products grown using organic agricultural standards. It is managed by the Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) and is a globally accepted seal. Jas has equivalency with the EU Organic standards and the NOP's USDA Organic label.
Geography: Japan, Global
Type: Governmental
Krav

Krav-Label

Managed By: Krav

Standard: IFOAM Family of Standards, (EC) Regulations 834/2007, 889/2008 & 1235/2008

Krav is a Swedish organic program and seal for products grown using organic agricultural standards. The program complies with European Union (EU) organic regulation and International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM) standards.
Geography: Sweden
Type: Non-Profit
Luomu Sun Sign

Luomu Sun Sign

Managed By: EVIRA & Finnish Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry

Standard: (EC) Regulations 834/2007, 889/2008 and 1235/2008

Luomu Sun Sign is Finland's official national seal for products grown using organic agriculture standards. The seal is issued by EVIRA on behalf of the Finnish Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs and complies with European Union (EU) organic regulations.
Geography: Finland
Type: Governmental
MAFRA

MAFRA Korea Organic

Managed By: Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (MAFRA)

Standard: Act on Promotion of Eco-Friendly Agriculture & Management of Organic Products

The MAFRA Korea Organic label is the Republic of South Korea's official national organic seal for products grown using organic agricultural standards and is issued by the country's Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (MAFRA).
Geography: Korea
Type: Governmental
Malaysian Organic

Malaysian Organic Scheme (MOS)/Skim Organik Malaysia (SOM)

Managed By: Malaysia Department of Agriculture

Standard: MS 1529:2001 & MS 1529:2015

Malaysian Organic Scheme (MOS) is Malaysia's official national organic seal for products grown using agricultural standards and is issued by the Malaysian Department of Agriculture.
Geography: Malaysia
Type: Governmental
AB

Marque Agriculture Biologique (AB)

Managed By: Agence Francaise pour le Developpement et la Promotion de l'Agriculture Biologique

Standard: (EC) Regulations 834/2007, 889/2008 & 1235/2008

Agriculture Biologique (AB) is the French official national organic seal for products grown from organic agricultural standards. It is issued by the Agence Francaise pour le Developpement et la Promotion de l'Agriculture Biologique.
Geography: France
Type: Governmental
NASAA

NASAA Certified Organic Australia

Managed By: The National Association for Sustainable Agriculture (NASAA)

Standard: NASAA Organic and Biodynamic Standard

National Association for Sustainable Agriculture Australia (NASAA) Certified Organic is an Australian organic seal for products grown using organic agricultural standards and is issued by NASAA. There are two sets of requirements: one for domestic products and one for international products. The seal is accepted globally.
Geography: Australia, Global
Type: Non-Profit
Indonsia Organic

National Standard of Indonesia on Organic Food Systems

Managed By: Office for National Standardization BSNI & Otoritas Kompeten Pangan Organik/OKPO

Standard: National Standard of Indonesia on Organic Food Systems (SNI 6729-2010)

The National Standard of Indonesia on Organic Food Systems is Indonesia's official national organic seal. It was developed by Otoritas Kompeten Pangan Organik (OKPO) part of the Ministry of Agriculture and is for products grown using organic agricultural practices.
Geography: Indonesia
Type: Governmental
O-label Debio

O-label Debio (Norway)

Managed By: Debio

Standard: IFOAM Family of Standards

The Debio O-label is Norway's official national organic seal for products grown using organic agricultural standards. It is issued by Debio, Norway's national organic farming association.
Geography: Norway
Type: Governmental
O-mark

O-mark (Stats-kontrolleret Okologisk)

Managed By: Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Fisheries of Denmark

Standard: (EC) Regulations 834/2007, 889/2008 & 1235/2008

The O-mark is Denmark's official national organic seal and is issed by the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Fisheries of Denmark. It applies to products grown using organic agricultural practices. It has equivalency with the EU Organic standards.
Geography: Denmark
Type: Governmental
ORC-Cert

ORC-Cert Organic Seal (HK)

Managed By: Hong Kong Organic Resource Centre Certification (HKORC)

Standard: ORC-Cert - Organic Production, Aquaculture and Processing Standard

ORC-Cert Organic Seal is a Hong Kong organic seal for products grown using organic agricultural standards. It is issued by the Hong Kong Organic Resource Centre Certification Limited (HKROC) in conjunction with Hong Kong Baptist University. There are three levels of certification: 1) Organic- products with at least 95% organic origin, 2) Organic (In Conversion)-the producer/farm is in the process of converting to organic agriculture and 3) Made with Organic-products with at least 70% organic origin.
Geography: Hong Kong
Type: Non-Profit
Organico Argentina

Organico Argentina

Managed By: Organizacion Internacional Agropecuaria (OIA) & Servicio Nacional de Sanidad y Calidad Agroalimentaria (SENASA)

Standard: Decree No. 423, 3 June 1992

Organico Argentina is Argentina's official national seal for products grown using organic agricultural standards. The seal is issued by Organizacion Internacional Agropecuaria (OIA) on behalf of the Argentine government's Servicio Nacional de Sanidad y Calidad Agroalimentaria (SENASA) who officially authorizes OIA to do so. It has equivalency with the EU Organic standard.
Geography: Argentina
Type: Governmental
Organik Tarim

Organik Tarim (Turkey Organic)

Managed By: Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock

Standard: Turkish organic Law no. 5262 of 01.12.2004

Organik Tarim is Turkey's official organic seal for Turkish products grown using organic agricultural standards and is issued by the country's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs.
Geography: Turkey
Type: Governmental
Organico Chile

Producto Organico Chile

Managed By: Servicio Agricola y Ganadero (SAG)

Standard: Ley Num. 20.089

Producto Organico Chile is Chile's official national seal for products grown using organic agricultural standards; the seal is issued by the Chilean government's Servicio Agricola y Ganadero (SAG).
Geography: Chile
Type: Governmental
Organico Brasil

Produto Organico Brasil

Managed By: Ministrio da Agricultura, Pecuaria e Abastecimento (MAPA)

Standard: Lei 10.831/03

Produto Organico Brasil is Brazil's official national organic product seal given by the Minist̩rio da Agricultura, Pecuaria e Abastecimento (MAPA), the country's ministry of agriculture, for products grown using organic agricultural standards. There are two types of seals, one obtained by an audit process (Certificacao por Auditoria) and one by a community participation program (Sistema Participativo).
Geography: Brazil
Type: Governmental
Soil Association

Soil Association Organic

Managed By: Soil Association

Standard: Soil Assocation Organic Standards.

Soil Association Organic is a British organic seal for products grown using organic agricultural standards. The seal is issued by the Soil Association, is accredited by International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM) and is accepted globally. The seal has equivalency with the EU Organic standards.
Geography: UK, Global
Type: Non-Profit

 

Organic/Non-Toxic Beauty & Household

BDIH

Certified Natural Cosmetics BDIH / Kontrollierte Natur-Kosmetik

Managed By: BDIH (Association of Industries and Trading Firms)

Standard: BDIH Standard

The Certified Natural Cosmetics BDIH seal, which is issued by the German organization BDIH (Association of Industries and Trading Firms), certifies that a cosmetics product meets the standards BDIH has set in the areas of raw materials, ecological compatibility, social compatibility, and that all products are free of genetically engineered materials.
Geography: Germany
Type: Non-Profit
COSMOS Organic

COSMOS Standard Organic

Managed By: COSMOS-standard AISBL

Standard: COSMOS-standard

The COSMOS-standard was developed by AISBL (a joint consortium made up of Soil Association, ICEA, Ecocert, BDIH and Cosmebio) for beauty and personal care products made with ingredients gown using organic agricultural standards and use environmentally friendly manufacturing processes. At least 95% of the ingredients must be naturally derived and at least 95% of the plant ingredients must be organic.
Geography: Global
Type: Non-Profit
NATRUE

NATRUE Label

Managed By: International Natural and Organic Cosmetics Association (NATRUE)

Standard: NATRUE Standard

True Friends of Natural and Organic Cosmetics (NATRUE) Label is a safety and sustainability ecolabel for cosmetic and personal care products issued by the International Natural and Organic Cosmetics Association (also NATRUE). There are three levels of certification: 1) Natural Cosmetics- no tolerance of toxic or harmful ingredients, 2) Natural Cosmetics with Organic Portion- at least 70% of the ingredients must be organic or wild and 3) Organic Cosmetics- 100% of the ingredients must be organic. The seal is accepted globally.
Geography: Global, Europe
Type: Non-Profit
Natural Products Association Home Care

Natural Products Association Certified Home Care

Managed By: Natural Products Association (NPA)

Standard: NPA Natural Standard

Natural Products Association Certified Home Care is a USA ecolabel for consumer products to be used in the home that contain naturally-derived ingredients that are safe for humans, avoid all animal testing, use biodegradable ingredients and contain no synthetic/harsh chemicals.
Geography: USA
Type: Non-Profit
Natural Products Association Personal Care

Natural Products Association Certified Personal Care

Managed By: Natural Products Association (NPA)

Standard: NPA Natural Standard

Natural Products Association Certified Personal Care is a USA ecolabel for cosmetics and personal care products that contain naturally-derived ingredients that are safe for humans, avoid all animal testing, use biodegradable ingredients and contain no synthetic/harsh chemicals.
Geography: USA
Type: Non-Profit

 

Fair Trade Food

Fair Trade USA

Fair Trade USA

Managed By: Fair Trade USA

Standard: Agricultural Production Standard (APS)

Fair Trade USA is a seal and certifying body for products produced with a focus on ethical trading principals and sustainable farming. The seal applies to food items, body care, apparel and consumer products and while based in the USA may be applied to products produced globally.
Geography: USA
Type: Non-Profit
FLO International

FAIRTRADE Mark (FLO International)

Managed By: Fairtrade International (FLO)

Standard: FLO Fair Trade Standards

The FAIRTRADE Mark is a global seal issued by Fairtrade International (FLO) and certified by FLO-CERT for food items, flowers, cotton, gold and sports balls with a focus on ethical trading principles and sustainable farming. FLO is a member of the ISEAL Alliance.
Geography: Global
Type: Non-Profit
Fairtrade Max Havelaar

Fairtrade Max Havelaar

Managed By: The Max Havelaar Foundation (Switzerland)

Standard: FLO Fair Trade Standards

Fairtrade Max Havelaar is seal and certifying body for food items, cotton and sports balls with a focus on ethical trading principles and sustainable farming. While the organization is based in Switzerland the seal is accepted globally and Fairtrade Max Havelaar is a member of Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International (FLO).
Geography: Global
Type: Non-Profit

 

Organic Textiles

Organic 100 Content Standard

Certified to Organic Exchange (OE) 100 Standard / Organic Content Standard

Managed By: Organic Exchange

Standard: Recycled Claim Standard & Global Recycled Standard

The Organic 100 Content Standard (OCS) seal, which has replaced the Certified to Organic Exchange (OE) 100 seal is an organic textile seal for textiles/fibers issued from 100% organic agriculture. The seal is issued by the Textile Exchange (formerly the Organic Exchange) and is accepted globally.
Geography: Global
Type: Non-Profit
GOTS

Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS)

Managed By: Emissionskontrollierte Verlegewerkstoffe, Klebstoffe und Bauprodukte e.V.

Standard: Global Organic Textile Standard

The Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) is an international seal and certifying body for textiles whose materials were grown using organic agricultural practices and whose processing meets environmental and social criteria. GOTS is comprised of four reputed member organisations, namely OTA (USA), IVN (Germany), Soil Association (UK) and JOCA (Japan).
Geography: Global
Type: Non-Profit

 

Other Sustainable Agriculture

Demeter

Demeter

Managed By: Demeter International

Standard: International Demeter Processing Standards

The Demeter seal is issued by Demeter International and certifies food, cosmetic, and textile products that are grown in accordance with biodynamic practices and principles.
Geography: Global
Type: Non-Profit
Demeter USA

Demeter Biodynamic Farm Standard (USA)

Managed By: Demeter Association, Inc., Demeter USA

Standard: Demeter Farm and Processing Standards

The Demeter Biodynamic Farm Standard is a seal issued by Demeter USA and which certifies American food products that are grown in accordance with biodynamic practices and principles.
Geography: USA
Type: Non-Profit
FairWild

FairWild

Managed By: FairWild Foundation

Standard: FairWild Standard

The FairWild seal, used globally for wild collected plants, is issued by the FairWild Foundation and promotes ethical trading principals as well as the sustainable collection and use of wild plants.
Geography: Global
Type: Non-Profit
RSPO Palm Oil

Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)

Managed By: Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)

Standard: RSPO SCCS

The globally accepted Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) is an ecolabel and certifying body for palm oil. The seal applies to all steps of the production supply chain and demonstrates environmentally responsibility, a commitment to conservation and fair labor standards.
Geography: Global
Type: Non-Profit

 

Sustainable Seafood & Meat

American Grassfed

AGA Certified Grassfed (American Grassfed)

Managed By: American Grassfed Association

Standard: AGA Grassfed Standards

The AGA Certified Grassfed seal is issued by The American Grassfed Association (AGA) and signifies that a product meets their standards for ruminant animals. Grassfed products have been raised in the USA on open grass pastures without confinement and without antibiotics or growth hormones. In 2017, the AGA introduced a 100% grass-fed dairy standard.
Geography: USA
Type: Non-Profit
ASC

Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC)

Managed By: Aquaculture Stewardship Council

Standard: ASC Standards

The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) is a seal and certifying body for is a global sustainable seafood, focused on both minimizing the environmental impact as well as improving the social conditions pertaining to aquaculture. ASC is a member of the ISEAL alliance.
Geography: Global
Type: Non-Profit
BAP

Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP)

Managed By: Global Aquaculture Alliance

Standard: Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP)

The Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) seal is issued by the Global Aquaculture Alliance and is a certification scheme for the global aquaculture industry including farms, hatcheries, and processing plants. BAP sets standards for social responsibility, animal welfare, food safety and traceability.
Geography: Global
Type: Non-Profit
Certified Humane

Certified Humane Raised and Handled

Managed By: Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC)

Standard: HFAC Animal Care Standards

The Certified Humane Raised and Handled seal, which is issued by Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC), is an American certification for animal products that have been raised humanely and without antibiotics or hormones.
Geography: USA
Type: Non-Profit
MSC

Certified Sustainable Seafood (MSC)

Managed By: Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)

Standard: MSC Fisheries Standard & MSC Chain of Custody Standard

Certified Sustainable Seafood is a globally accepted ecolabel for seafood and seafood products. The seal, issued by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC), ensures that seafood originates from a sustainable fishery and has a verified chain-of-custody. The MSC is a member of the ISEAL Alliance.
Geography: Global
Type: Non-Profit
Friend of the Sea

Friend of the Sea

Managed By: Friend of the Sea

Standard: FAO Guidelines & Friend Of The Sea Standards

Friend of the Sea is both a certification scheme for sustainable fisheries and agriculture that conserve marine habitats. The Friend of the Sea seal certifies both farmed and wild-caught fish and seafood. This global scheme follows guidelines from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), as well as their own certification standards.
Geography: Global
Type: Non-Profit
Kag Freiland

Kag Freiland Label

Managed By: Kag Freiland

Standard: Guidelines KAGfreiland

The Kag Freiland Label is as Swiss ecolabel label for meat, dairy and poultry products that are issued from organic agriculture and from animals raised according to humane husbandry standards.
Geography: Switzerland
Type: Non-Profit

 

Compostable & Biodegradable Packaging

Seedling

European Bioplastics Seedling

Managed By: European Bioplastics

Standard: EN 13432 / 14995

The Seedling is a compostability seal from European Bioplastics which identifies a bioplastic product as being compostable, The Seedling mark signifies a product meets the international standards for compostability EN 13432 / 14995.
Geography: Global
Type: Non-Profit
OK Biobased

OK Biobased

Managed By: Vincotte

Standard: EN 13432 / 14995

The OK Biobased seal is a renewable materials seal from Vincotte which identifies a product's material as being manufactured from renewable raw materials. Products are graded on a star scale that indicates their percentage of renewable raw materials (% biobased) from one star (20 to 40%) to four star (more than 80% biobased).
Geography: Europe
OK Compost

OK Compost

Managed By: Vincotte

Standard: EN 13432 / 14995

OK compost is a compostability seal from Vincotte which identifies a bioplastic or biodegradable product as being compostable, the OK compost mark signifies a product meets the international standards for compostability EN 13432 / 14995.
Geography: Europe
OK Compost HOME

OK Compost HOME

Managed By: Vincotte

Standard: EN 13432 / 14995

OK compost HOME is a compostability seal from Vincotte which identifies a bioplastic or biodegradable product as being compostable in a non-industrial home compost facility. A product fulfilling the OK compost HOME requirements is regarded as having fulfilled the OK compost requirements under EN 13432 / 14995.
Geography: Europe
Compostable BPI

The Compostable Logo (Biodegradable Products Institute Label - BPI)

Managed By: Biodegradable Products Institute

Standard: ASTM D6400, ASTM D6868, EN 13432

The Compostable Logo is issued by the Biodegradable Products Institute (BPI) and is a compostability seal which identifies a North American bioplastic product as compostable and The Compostable Logo signifies a product meets the ASTM 6400 / 6868 standards for compostability.
Geography: Global
Type: Non-Profit


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