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Our Partners

Non-GMO Project

The Non-GMO Project is a non-profit organization committed to preserving and building sources of Non-GMO products, educating consumers, and providing verified Non-GMO choices. See all of our Non-GMO Project Verified Products, learn more at http://www.nongmoproject.org/

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Check out which Blue Marble Brands products are Non-GMO Project Verified:

Organic Trade

The Organic Trade Association

The Organic Trade Association (OTA) is the membership-based business association for the organic industry in North America. OTA’s mission is to promote and protect organic trade to benefit the environment, farmers, the public, and the economy. OTA envisions organic products becoming a significant part of everyday life, enhancing people's lives and the environment. http://www.ota.com/index.html

American Farmland Trust

American Farmland Trust

American Farmland Trust is recognized as the nation's leader for saving America’s farm and ranch land, promoting healthy farming practices and supporting farms and farmers. The organization and the national farmland conservation movement have come a long way since 1980, when AFT was founded. http://www.farmland.org/

Whole Grain Council

Whole Grains Council

The Whole Grains Council helps consumers find whole grain foods and understand their health benefits; helps manufacturers and restaurants create delicious whole grain foods; and helps the media write accurate, compelling stories about whole grains. http://wholegrainscouncil.org/

Marine Stewardship Council

The Marine Stewardship Council’s mission is to use their ecolabel and fishery certification program to contribute to the health of the world’s oceans by recognizing and rewarding sustainable fishing practices, influencing the choices people make when buying seafood, and working with our partners to transform the seafood market to a sustainable basis. http://www.msc.org/

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Fruit & Veggies More Matters

Fruits Veggies

Fruits & Veggies- More Matters® is a health initiative focused on helping Americans increase fruit & vegetable consumption for better health. The program is spearheaded by Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH), a 501© (3) nonprofit organization that has partnered with the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) to help spread the word about the health benefits of adding MORE fruits & Veggies to your diet. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Health and Human Services’ Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2010 recommends that Americans make half their plate fruits and vegetables for meals and snacks, as demonstrated by the MyPlate nutrition guide. Given the increase of chronic diseases among all age groups, eating a diet rich in a variety of colorful fruits and vegetables is more important than ever. Fruits & Veggies- More Matters is here to make the healthy choice also an easy choice. http://www.fruitsandveggiesmorematters.org/

Gluten Free Certified

Certified Gf

The Gluten-Free Certification Organization (GFCO) is a program of The Gluten Intolerance Group. GFCO’s Scientific and Professional Board review the practices of GFCO. GFCO inspects products and manufacturing facilities for gluten. GFCO does not certify products for other potential allergens. The GF logo stands for the independent verification of quality, integrity, and purity of products. Products carrying the GF logo represents unmatched reliability and for meeting strict gluten-free standards. GFCO is the leading gluten-free certification program in the world. GFCO is a voluntary 3rd party gluten-free certification organization whose standard is 10 ppm gluten or less. GFCO requires compliance with the FDA definition of gluten-free that products not contain wheat, rye, barley and hybrids of these grains. GFCO requires compliance with strict manufacturing, testing and inspection procedures. http://www.gfco.org/

Quality Assurance International

Certified Organic

QAI (Quality Assurance International) is a leading USDA-accredited organic product certifying agency. Founded in San Diego, California in 1989, QAI has been an active leader in the organic industry, advocating for high integrity organic regulations since its beginning. QAI is committed to ensuring organic integrity at every link in the organic production chain and providing excellent customer service, domestically and internationally. Today, QAI is a member of the NSF International family of companies. From the land on which the product is grown, to the post-harvest facilities and processing plants, to the retail store where it is available for purchase, QAI verifies organic integrity with every link. QAI brings organic industry knowledge and expertise to many sectors of the industry including crop production, food manufacturing, personal care products, dietary supplements, livestock, honey, maple syrup, poultry and eggs, sea vegetables, dairy, mushrooms, hydroponics, greenhouses, distribution, retail and foodservice. Operating throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central America, Japan, and the European Union, QAI is dedicated to fostering organic food production to benefit both people and planet while providing educational outreach to the organic community and consumers. QAI is a member of the NSF International family of companies. NSF is a global leader in public health and safety. NSF helps to protect our communities by writing public health standards for food, water, nutritional supplements and consumer goods and certifying products to these standards. Additionally, NSF conducts food safety audits and training, develops sustainability standards and verifies sustainability claims and offers environmental systems registrations. http://www.qai-inc.com

Various Kosher Agencies

Blue Marble partners with various Kosher agencies to ensure that our products meet the requirements involved to be Certified Kosher.

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