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Public review - Amendment to the Canadian Organic Standards

August 27, 2016


All organic producers and processors are invited to comment
the proposed modifications before September 25 2016


In order to clarify the scope of some clauses or to make them compatible with the practices of the industry, modifications are proposed to the two Canadian Organic Standards, CAN/CGSB-32.310-2015 – Organic Production Systems– General Principles and Management Standards and CAN/CGSB-32.311-2015 – Organic Production Systems – Permitted Substances Lists, published November 25th 2015.


The sector is invited to comment these proposed modifications under the public review coordinated by the Canadian General Standards Board which will run from August 26 to September 25 2016.


To consult the 2016 amended draft, click on the following links:
General Principles and Management Standards
• Permitted Substances Lists


The CGSB Technical Committee on Organic Agriculture will meet September 27 2016 in order to analyze the proposed modifications taking into account comments issued by the stakeholders and the public.

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