Food Quality & Safety

Food Safety and Quality are an integral part of the success of our company. Pearl Crop Food Safety Programs are designed to meet BRC and FSMA standards and are constantly evolving to meet customer expectations. We strive to adhere to current food safety practices.

We foster an environment of continuous improvement and innovation.

Gluten and Peanut Free Facility Processed Statement

Pearl Crop products are processed in a gluten free and peanut free facility. We do not process, manufacture, store, or handle peanuts or peanut products in our facilities.

Bio-Solids Statement

Pearl Crop does not allow any type of sewage sludge in its processing facilities and no sewage sludge is used in the production of our walnuts or almonds.

Non-Genetically Modified Statement

Pearl Crop processes walnuts and almonds. Walnuts and almonds are considered allergens. No additives or preservatives are used in our process.

Irradiation Use Statement

Pearl Crop does not utilize any type of Irradiation technology in the processing of walnuts or almonds. No other additives or preservatives are used in our production process.

Allergen Statement

Pearl Crop processes walnuts and almonds. Walnuts and almonds are considered allergens. No additives or preservatives are used in our process.

Resources

AFI
Association of Food Industries, Inc.

AMS at USDA
US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Marketing Service Quality Standards

California Walnuts
Walnut Board of California

California Almonds
Almond Board of California

CDFA
California Department of Food and Agriculture

DFA of California
Western United States Agricultural Trade Association

FDA
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

INC
International Nut and Dried Fruit Council

PTNPA
Peanut and Tree Nut Processor Association

SCTC
Specialty Crop Trade Council

USDA
United States Department of Agriculture

USDA FAS
United States Department of Agriculture Foreign Agricultural Service

USDA NDL
USDA Nutrient Data Laboratory

WHO
World Health Organization

WUSATA
Western United States Agricultural Trade Association