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Alert: New Fraudulent Organic Certificate

The National Organic Program (NOP) wants to alert the organic trade and public to the presence of a fraudulent organic certificate.

The National Organic Program (NOP) wants to alert the organic trade and public to the presence of a fraudulent organic certificate.

A fraudulent organic certificate listing the following business is in use and has recently been reported to the NOP:

  • Monaz Manufacturing and Supply Services, LLC - Perlis, Malaysia   

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This certificate falsely represents agricultural products as certified organic under the USDA organic regulations. Using this certificate or other fraudulent documents to market, label, or sell non-organic agricultural products as organic can result in a civil penalty of up to $11,000 per violation.

If you have information about the production or use of this or other fraudulent NOP certificates, please send information to the NOP Compliance and Enforcement Division.

The vigilance of the organic community is vital force in ensuring organic integrity. Organic handlers should continue to review certificates carefully, validate with certifying agents where needed, and send any suspicious certificates to the NOP Compliance and Enforcement team.

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