Agricultural Marketing Service May 15, 2007 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

National Organic Program (NOP)-Proposed Amendments to the National List of Allowed and Prohibited Substances (Processing)
Document Number: 07-2388
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2007-05-15
Agency: Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture
This proposed rule proposes to amend the Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National List of Allowed and Prohibited Substances (National List) regulations to enact recommendations submitted to the Secretary of Agriculture (Secretary) by the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) during public meetings held May 6-8, 2002, in Austin, Texas, and March 27-29, 2007, in Washington, DC. Consistent with the NOSB recommendations, this proposed rule proposes to add 38 substances, along with any restrictive annotations, to the National List regulations.