The latest recommendations by the National Organic Standards Board are open for public comment.

Comments can be made until Nov. 13 at, prior to the board’s fall meeting from Nov. 29-Dec. 2 in Savannah, Ga.

At the meeting, the board plans to review substances on the National List of Allowed and Prohibited Substances that are scheduled to “sunset” in 2013.

Agenda items also include unannounced inspections and inspector qualifications.

The complete agenda is at

The meeting is open to the public, but those wishing to address the board during the meeting should register by Nov. 13.

For more information about the meeting, contact Lorraine Coke at (202) 720-3252 or