Organic Rules and Certification

Plant processing inputs, hops - DE Bioland 2005

Huber, Beate (2006) Plant processing inputs, hops - DE Bioland 2005. [Organic rules - Differences between other regulations/standards and EEC No 2092/91]

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Summary

The use of sulphur for conservation is prohibited in drying and processing. (Bioland production standards, 5.7 Hop Cultivation, 5.7.5 Preparation)

Difference

The BIOLAND standard is more detailed. The EU Regulation 2092/91 does not specifically regulate the drying and processing of hops. Sulphur for drying hops is explicitely excluded.

Justification

The standard setting body did not give a justification.

EU Regulation

Annex VI. Processing > Processing aids and other products - Annex VI B
Annex I. Principles of organic production and processing > A.Plant and plant products > Special plant production standards - not in EC Reg

Item type:Organic rules - Differences between other regulations/standards and EEC No 2092/91
Subjects:Processing > Specific processing rules for product groups
Processing > Processing inputs
Crop production > Seed production /Seedlings
Country/Standard: Europe > Germany > Bioland
Principles:Principle of health
ID Code:741
Deposited By:INVALID USER
Deposited On:16 Mar 2006
Last Modified:16 Apr 2010 13:00

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