Many Certis USA products are approved for use or are listed for use in organic production.

National Organic Program (NOP)

According to the USDA, the National Organic Program (NOP) is a marketing program housed within the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service, the agency that sets marketing standards. The NOP mission is to develop and implement national standards that govern the marketing of agricultural products as organically produced, to facilitate commerce in fresh and processed food that is organically produced, and to assure consumers that such products meet consistent standards.

The Organic Foods Production Act of 1990 requires the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a National List of Allowed and Prohibited Substances which identifies synthetic substances that may be used, and the non-synthetic substances that cannot be used, in organic production and handling operations.

The following Certis USA products are in compliance with the NOP:

OMRI Listed®

According to the USDA, the National Organic Program (NOP) is a marketing program housed within the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service, the agency that sets marketing standards. The NOP mission is to develop and implement national standards that govern the marketing of agricultural products as organically produced, to facilitate commerce in fresh and processed food that is organically produced, and to assure consumers that such products meet consistent standards.

omri-listed

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Additional Information about Organic Farming

  • The Organic Foods Production Act (OFPA), USDA Definition and Regulations, plus additional information and links about the National Organic Program and organic production.
  • Organic Agriculture Information website, Developed by the Organic Agriculture Consortium (OAC)/Scientific Congress on Organic Agricultural Research (SCOAR).
  • The Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Its mission is to provide professional, independent and transparent review of materials and compatible processes allowed to produce, process and handle organic food and fiber.

Organic Materials Review Institute
P.O. Box 11558
Eugene, OR 97440-3758
541-343-7600
Fax: 541-343-8971
info@omri.org
www.omri.org

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