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Brand Name:
Health Valley
Company/Type:
The Hain Celestial Group/Public Corporation
Rating:
  2
Organic Status
Organic Seal with percentage superimposed Caution: only 11 of 16 products are certified organic

The Health Valley© brand is owned by the public corporation The Hain Celestial Group. Health Valley products are sometimes organic and sometimes conventional, labeled "natural." 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
73
Organic Commitment by Corporate Owner
25
GMO Policy (By Brand, in Cereal/Granola)
50
GMO Policy by Corporate Owner
25
Hexane (in cereal/granola products)
0
Agrichemical Use (by Brand, in Cereal/Granola Products)
73
Agrichemical Use (by Corporate Owner)
25
Total Score
271