Wholesome Chow is proud to say we are Certified and Verified by the following important and recognized certification agencies. These certifications are held by only the highest quality products, and Wholesome Chow's Gluten Free & Vegan Baking Mixes meet their standards.
United States Department of Agriculture
National Organic Program
The National Organic Program (NOP) develops, implements, and administers national production, handling, and labeling standards for organic agricultural products. The NOP also accredits the certifying agents (foreign and domestic) who inspect organic production and handling operations to certify that they meet USDA standards.
Certified Organic by California Certified Organic Farmers (CCOF)
Producers certified by CCOF have made the choice to grow and sell organic foods...CCOF supports this choice and you by providing information, resources and advocacy for organic food and agriculture. Please support the organic movement by supporting CCOF.
Verified Vegan by Earth Kosher
Vegan Certified By Earth Kosher: This is to make known that all Wholesome Chow's Gluten Free & Vegan Baking Mixes are certified Vegan under Earth Kosher’s Vegan Verified program. We inspect the Wholesome Chow's facility and ingredients on a regular basis and we have absolute confidence that these products contain no ingredients that are of an animal source or derivative.
Certified Kosher by Earth Kosher
"Our Mission at Earth Kosher is to provide affordable and accepted kosher certification on an international basis. We are committed to the highest quality of customer service and are devoted to ethical and straightforward business practices. We in particular seek to make our kosher certification services available to companies that embody a regard for human health, human dignity and respect the environment."
Non GMO Project
Wholesome Chow's Gluten Free & Vegan Baking Mixes are fully compliant and verified by the Non-GMO Project Standard.
"The Non-GMO Project is a non-profit multi-stakeholder collaboration committed to preserving and building sources of non-GMO products, educating consumers, and providing verified non-GMO choices.
Our shared belief is that everyone deserves an informed choice about whether or not to consume genetically modified organisms. We offer North America’s only third party verification and labeling for non-GMO food and products.
We are committed to practical solutions and offer North America’s first consensus-based Standard, third-party Product Verification Program, and uniform Seal for products made following best practices of GMO avoidance." - NON GMO Project
Certified Gluten Free by Celiac Sprue Association (CSA)
CSA Celiac Sprue Gluten Free Certification : Products bearing the CSA Recognition Seal meet the strictest criteria for absence of gluten in product ingredients, processing and packaging.
Products bearing the CSA Recognition Seal meet the strictest criteria for absence of gluten in product ingredients, processing and packaging. This seal was built to reflect member responses to CSA surveys in Lifeline.
The CSA Recognition Seal denotes the most risk-free choice for all people eliminating gluten from the diet --- The Sensitive and Lesser So. To be everything for everyone, risk is brought to the minimal by omitting the grains of concern, and oats their derivatives, crosses in items bearing the CSA Recognition Seal.
To verify, the company has addressed all ingredient, production and training elements, the status products are tested using the most sensitive ELISA test presently available in the United States. The R-Biopharm RIDASCREEN® Gliadin test has a lower limit of quantification of 5 parts per million. Products must test below the level of quantification of this test to qualify for the CSA Recognition Seal.
Wholesome Chow's entire product line is free from and produced in a dedicated facility free from:
Gluten, Wheat, Casein, Dairy, Eggs, Peanuts, Soy and Tree Nuts.