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.
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 2021, and guidance on organic policies. Please visit the NOSB Meetings page for further information and instructions.
Reservations: 1 (800) 468-3571 or (206) 583-0300: National Organic Standards Board April 2019 Meeting
Room reservation cutoff date: April 3, 2019
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.