Nature’s One® works closely with it's organic certifying agency, OneCert™ to insure our products meet or exceed USDA organic certification regulations. OneCert™ conducts a certification “renewal” each year at our manufacturing plants and warehouses. Our brand name Baby’s Only Organic® is true to the organic ingredients used in our formulas. OneCert™ is a USDA-recognized certifying agency that firmly applies all of the rules.That is why Nature’s One® is proud to be associated with OnceCert™. For example, unlike Earth’s Best® Infant Formula, Similac® Organic and Vermont Organics™, we don’t use life’s DHA™ (DHA & ARA) fatty acids ingredients in our formula. This ingredient is produced using hexane solvent, acid and bleach. We encourage you to read the article below to learn more and maybe support the Cornucopia Institute; they are the leading organic watchdog group in the United States.
Cornucopia, WI—"While the organic label is the gold standard of eco-labels on food packages, one major loophole in the federal organic standards remains—which an organic industry watchdog is asking the USDA to close. Companies are tightly regulated in terms of their use of the word “organic” on food packaging, but some businesses are deceiving customers by using the words “Organic” or “Organics” in their company name on food that does not legally qualify as organic." <READ MORE>