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Standards and Regulations

The Canadian products regulation will come into force on June 30, 2009. The Organic Products Regulations will require mandatory certification to the National Organic Standard for agricultural products represented as organic in international and inter-provincial trade, or that bear the federal organic agricultural product legend (or logo).

 

The Legislation

 

The logo

  • The use of the new Canada Organic Regime logo is described in the Organic Products Regulation (page 370). Any organic product may bear the logo, unless it is a multi-ingredient product with less than 95 % organic ingredients. 

Background Information and Links

 

Canada: Information at Organic-World.net

Canadian Organic Science Conference

Canadian Organic Science Conference
February 21-23, 2012
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
www.oacc.info/COSC