Tragacanth Gum Overview

Use: As a nonorganically produced agricultural product allowed as ingredient in or on processed products.

Reference: 7 CFR 205.606(x)

Listing: Tragacanth gum (CAS #-9000-65-1).

Past NOSB Actions: NOSB review and recommendation for addition to the National List - 5/08

Regulatory Background: Proposed rule (including justification) published 06/03/09 (74 FR 26591), Added to National List 12/13/2010 (75 FR 7751).

Sunset Date: 12/14/2020