Potassium Hydroxide (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 POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE
Allowed for various uses in food processing including as a pH adjuster, cleaning agent, stabilizer, thickener, and poultry scald agent. Prohibited for use in lye peeling of fruits and vegetables. §205.605(b)