National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) Meeting - Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Start Date
10-27-2020 08:30 am
End Date
10-29-2020 06:00 pm
Cedar Rapids, IA


The NOSB will meet to discuss substances petitioned for addition to or deletion from the National List of Allowed and Prohibited Substances (National List), substances due to sunset from the National List in 2022, and recommendations on organic policies.

The National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) typically meets twice per year in various locations around the United States. During meetings, the NOSB listens to public comments, discusses agenda items, and then votes on recommendations to the Secretary in a public forum. Detailed meeting information, including agendas, locations, proposals, and public comments, will be posted below as it becomes available. For information on previous meetings, visit the NOSB meetings page.

Meeting Information:
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex
350 First Avenue NE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Reservations +1-319-731-4444 (Group name: National Organic Standards Board) Room reservation cutoff date: October 5, 2020

The meetings are open to the public, and no registration is required, except to sign up for oral comments. The face-to-face meetings are not webcast. Times shown for face-to-face meetings are always in the meeting location’s local time zone; whereas, webinars and commenting deadlines are always based on the Eastern time zone.

Questions? Email Michelle Arsenault, NOSB Advisory Committee Specialist or call 202-720-0081.