What standards does CCOF certify to?

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The USDA National Organic Program (NOP) (7 CFR Part 205) is CCOF’s primary certification standard. Copies of the USDA NOP standards are available to download or purchase. All application packets sent by U.S. mail include a copy of the USDA NOP standards.

We provide additional services as needed for ensuring access to international markets. These include certification to the EU’s EEC 834/2007 and other requirements necessary for markets such as Canada and Japan. CCOF provides other verification services as needed by our clients to ensure superior recognition for their products in the local, national, and international markets. As a professional third party certifier with nearly forty years of experience, CCOF is well positioned to provide the services our clients need to succeed.