IBD prides itself in being the largest certifier in Latin America and the only Brazilian certifier of organic products that is accredited under IFOAM (international market), ISO/IEC 17065 (European market, rule CE 834/2007), Demeter (international market), USDA/NOP (North American market) and approved for use of SISORG seal (Brazilian market), making it’s certificate accepted globally. In addition to organic certification protocols, IBD offers socioenvironmental certifications: RSPO (Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil), UEBT (Union for Ethical BioTrade), UTZ, 4C, Rain Forest Alliance and also Fair Trade IBD, Inputs, NonGMO, Natrue and Natural Ingredients. Located in Botucatu/SP (Brazil) and founded in 1982, IBD operates throughout all the Brazilian states, as well as in diverse 26 countries such as Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, Columbia, Ecuador, Peru, Mexico, Paraguay, Costa Rica, Honduras, Guatemala, the United States, Canada, Belgium, Holland, Portugal, Italy, Spain, Romenia, Paquistan, New Zealand, China, India, Madagascar, Ivory Coast and Thailand, working towards sustainable production standards and stimulating fair trade.
Involved in this work are more than 5,000 producers and companies. At the core of IBD’s philosophy is a commitment to the land and to human beings, guaranteeing respect for the environment, good working conditions, and highly reliable products.