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* 1. Listing and annotation: Alginates

Use: As a synthetic non-agricultural product allowed as an ingredient/processing aid in or on products labeled "organic" or "made with (specified organic ingredients/food groups)".

Common applications: Stabilizer in ice cream, beverages and baked goods. Prevents crystallization and assures a creamy texture. Provides heat stable gels.

Reference: 7 CFR 205.605(b)

Date listed: 2002

Sunset Date: 6/27/2020 (original sunset 2022)