Organic Board to Vote on Whether Nitrates Can Be Used in Curing Organic Meats

October 18, 2019 OrganicEye

OrganicEye has petitioned the USDA’s National Organic Standards Board (NOSB). At its public meeting next week, the NOSB will consider whether cured organic meats may continue to be processed with nonorganic celery powder, which contains high levels of nitrates.