Organic Certification for Haritaki
Haritaki Plus is certified organic by the USDA. In addition to that certification it is also tested by India Organic and another testing authority is Central IMO
The link to view the PDF of the USDA certificate is below.
Here is some great information on why we should be eating organic everything!
Organic produce is far from being just a fad or a marketing ploy. In fact there are several very important reasons you should choose organic produce.
The use of antibiotics is possibly the most important reason you should always choose to buy organic meat and dairy. Antibiotics are injected indiscriminately into any meat or dairy producing animal in order to reduce their susceptibility to viruses. The problem with this practice is that viruses adapt to antibiotics, so the more antibiotics are used, the more viruses will learn to adapt. If antibiotics are used excessively it is thought that viruses will eventually mutate intodevastating ‘super-viruses’ that we will then have no defense against.
The major problem with this, of course, is not that it will create a superbug that will wreak havoc among the world’s farm animal population but that it will createa superbug capable of being passed to humans (incidentally a little bit of thoseantibiotics are probably being passed into your system every time you eat a piece of non-organic produce, making your system just that little bit more susceptible to every mutating virus out there). Scientists agree that this incredibly serious problem could be quite easily averted if we could only resist the temptation to over use antibiotics, which seems to melike a very compelling reason to buy only organic produce.
Read more at http://www.beliefnet.com/wellness/health/important-reasons-to-choose-organic-produce.aspx#Oqut8WCfyiItgG0r.99