The organic certificate guarantees all established guidelines implemented for each market.
The Organic Products of MN Própolis are certified by IBD, the largest Latin America’s organic certifier. It provides BR Certification (complies to all organic guidelines made by IBD Certificações in national market, and it is used jointly with Brazil’s organic products stamp), USDA/NOP (complies to all United States’ market guidelines) and CE/EU (complies to all European Common Market’s guidelines, which are approved by accrediting European body as equivalent to European guidelines).
Learn more: http://ibd.com.br/pt/IbdOrganico.aspx
The GMP certificate (Good Manufacturing Practices) guarantees the application of all the stablished norms according to Codex Alimentarius – CAC/RCP 1-1969 (Rev. 4 - 2003), a collection of internationally recognized standards, codes of conduct, guidelines and other recommendations concerning food, food production and food security.
MN Própolis is certified by DNV, the world's largest classification society, based in Norway, active in more than 100 countries, including the main global markets. The GMP Regulation demands, mainly, the correct use of additives and medical veterinary products. In addition, the regulation provides control of levels of undesirable substances and products such as heavy metals, pesticides and aflatoxins. Finally, actions are needed to prevent contamination of salmonella by food of animal origin.