OTA’s final comments addressing NOP’s Draft Guidance on Classification of Materials and NOP’s Proposed Rule on Sunset Review 2013 are now available. The Classification of Materials draft guidance describes the procedure used to classify materials as synthetic or non-synthetic, and as agricultural or non-agricultural under NOP regulations. The proposed rule addresses several substances scheduled to expire from the National List of Allowed and Prohibited Substances on Nov. 3. For more information, contact Gwendolyn Wyard, OTA’s Regulatory Director, Organic Standards & Food Safety.
OTA files comments on materials classification and Sunset
June 11, 2013 in Government Affairs & Policy
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