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Organic Cereal Scorecard » Arrowhead Mills Details

Brand Name:
Arrowhead Mills
Company/Type:
Hain Celestial Group/Public Corporation
Rating:
  2
Organic Status
Organic Seal with percentage superimposed Caution: only 9 of 24 cereal/oatmeal/granola products are certified organic

The Arrowhead MillsĀ© brand is owned by the public corporation The Hain Celestial Group.

Arrowhead Mills products are mostly conventional, labeled "natural," although some organic options exist. Consumers should avoid "natural" products and choose products labeled "organic."

The Hain Celestial Group markets many conventional products as "natural," defining "natural" as the absence of artificial ingredients. However, their "natural" products contain ingredients produced on conventional farms which are not prohibited by law from using toxic pesticides.

Criteria
Score
Organic Status of Cereal/Granola by Brand
49
Organic Commitment by Corporate Owner
25
GMO Policy (By Brand, in Cereal/Granola)
25
GMO Policy by Corporate Owner
25
Hexane (in cereal/granola products)
75
Agrichemical Use (by Brand, in Cereal/Granola Products)
49
Agrichemical Use (by Corporate Owner)
25
Total Score
273