Cellulose (2023 Sunset Handling)
This survey is administered by the Organic Trade Association to assess the necessity/essentiality of substances used in organic production and processing that are undergoing NOSB Sunset Review. The information collected will be passed along to NOSB via the Organic Trade Association’s comments. Please do not include any confidential businesses information. For more information please visit OTA.com/NOSB.
This survey is for the substance CELLULOSE
Allowed for use in regenerative casings (peelable/non-edible hot dog and sausage casings). Powdered cellulose is allowed for use as an anti-caking agent (e.g. for use in shredded cheese) and filtering aid (e.g. for filtration of juices). Non-chlorine bleached only. Microcrystalline cellulose is prohibited. §205.605(b)