|RTRS Recognized Certification Bodies|
Below, it details those authorised certifcation bodies for carry out audits under the RTRS Production Standard and RTRS Chain of Custody Standard..
A certification body, preliminary recognized by the RTRS means that, subject to certain conditions, this is competent to perform the certification audits under the scope which is preliminary recognized. This recognition is only for a limited time and is the first step to operate as an accredited certification body
The accreditation is the formal recognition that makes an independent body (an accreditation body such as OAA – Argentinean Accreditation Body – for example, or INMETRO) that an entity complies with specified requirements and is competent to perform the conformity assessment tasks for which it is accredited. For further information about accreditation and recognition requirements see “RTRS Accreditation and Certification requirements for responsible soy production” and “RTRS Chain of Custody Accreditation and Certification Requirements”