Documented &

Certified

Various institutions assess us regularly to see whether or not we are carefully adhering to all the guidelines on organic quality, environmental protection and social commitments. If we are, then we are issued with the relevant certificate.

The EU organic logo

Since its introduction in 1992. An organic certificate in accordance with EU Eco Ordinance 834/2007. We are assessed once a year by the auditing body BCS Öko-Garantie, Nuremberg.

The Demeter logo

Since 1987. Certificate for food that has been produced according to Demeter guidelines. The assessment is conducted once a year by BCS Öko-Garantie, Nuremberg.

The TransFair logo

Since 2011. Fair trade standard of the non-profit association TransFair in Cologne. We are assessed regularly for compliance with the standard at our location by FLOCERT, Bonn.

The IFS logo

Since 2005. The International Food Standard is a certificate for food safety and quality. We have been having our quality management system checked according to ISO 9001 since as early as 1997. Compliance with all specifications is assessed once a year by TÜV Nord.

The EMAS logo

Since 1997. The Eco-Management and Audit Scheme is a European eco audit in whose framework an environmental statement is published. Annual assessment by an environmental expert from GUTcert, Berlin.

The JAS logo

JAS

Since 2009. Japanese organic seal. JAS is an abbreviation for Japanese Agricultural Standards. Required for exporting organic food to Japan. We are inspected once a year by BCS Öko-Garantie, Nuremberg.

The Bio Suisse logo

Since 2007. Swiss organic seal. Requirements correspond with those of the Demeter guidelines. Inspected annually by BCS Öko-Garantie, Nuremberg.