The BRC (British Retail Consortium) ) is a global standard specific for the safety of food products . Its goal is to ensure the quality and safety of food products offered to consumers by GDO suppliers and retailers.
The International Food Standard (IFS) is a unified control system of quality and safety systems, applied at all levels of production in which foods are processed (food companies or companies that package food products in bulk).
These are two very complicated certifications to obtain and therefore reserved exclusively for highly organized and structured companies.
BIO products are made with raw materials from organic farming..
This strictly prohibits the use of mineral fertilizers, systemic pesticides and all chemical herbicides and geodisinfestants.
Organic farming also prohibits the use of genetically produced seeds and plants.
The use of GMOs is also prohibited in the production of technical means, fertilizers and pesticides used in the fields.