Agricultural Marketing Service April 25, 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

National Organic Program: Notice of Draft Guidance on Substances Used in Post-Harvest Handling of Organic Products
Document Number: 2014-09390
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-04-25
Agency: Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture
The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) is announcing the availability of a draft guidance document intended for use by accredited certifying agents and certified operations and exempt operations that produce or handle certified organic products. The guidance document is entitled: Substances Used in Post-Harvest Handling of Organic Products (NOP 5023). This guidance document is intended to inform the public of the National Organic Program's (NOP) current thinking on this topic. The NOP is seeking comments on this draft guidance document.