Americert International (AI)

CERTIFIER: Americert International (AI)

WEB SITEamericertorganic.com/home
NOP INFORMATIONorganic.ams.usda.gov/integrity/CP/CertifierProfilePage.aspx?cid=4
HEADQUARTERSGainesville, FL
US CERTIFIED OPERATION LOCATIONSAL, FL, GA, LA, MA, MD, MI, MS, NC, NY, PA, PR, TN, TX, WA
ACCREDITED SCOPESCROPS, HANDLING, WILD CROPS

AI certifies hydroponic operations, despite language in the organic regulations requiring soil. This certifier was not transparent enough to participate in our study.

CERTIFIER STANDING: Undermining the true meaning of organics

CriteriaComments
Hydroponic DetailsCertifies hydroponic operations.
Material ReviewUnconfirmed
Fee StructureSee website for more information.
InspectorsUnconfirmed
ImportsUnconfirmed
Farm SizesUnconfirmed
Outdoor Access for PoultryUnconfirmed
Pasture AccessUnconfirmed
Livestock AlterationsUnconfirmed
Origin of LivestockUnconfirmed
Antibiotics in LivestockUnconfirmed
InspectionsUnconfirmed
Residue TestingUnconfirmed
ProducerUnconfirmed