The Organic Consumer

Practical Information, Resources, Products and Services for the Cost-Conscious Organic Consumer

Government Agencies, Policies, Laws, Regulations and Certifications

Whenever the term "organic" is used, it seems to have different meanings.  It grew from a popular movement in the 60's and 70's and originally implied "natural, produced without man-made chemicals, fertilizers or pesticides, etc."

In recent years, thanks to a growing demand in the marketplace for organic products, common definitions, standards, regulations and certifications have evolved. 

  1. Common use meaning
  2. Laws, regulations and certifications
  3. New developments: current news and proposed legislation

Summary: what to do








Summary: what to do


The Organic Consumer

Last modified: 30-Jan-2009

Somewhere between living like a caveman and living like a chemist, there's the organic consumer!
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