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Clearbrook Farms: “Taste them Once, Be Spoiled for Life”

Clearbrook Farms has been in the business of making the finest fruit-based products for 80 years. At Clearbrook Farms we believe in only using Grade A fruit to make our…

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High Fructose Corn Syrup

Most of us (with the possible exception of some of our more junior associates) did not, as children, have high fructose corn syrup in our foods. But as frequent visitors…

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Peanut Butter I

A exploration of peanut butter and its (sticky) Kosher concerns

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Peanut Butter II: Standard of Identity

In the early 1920’s a young American entrepreneur named James Rosefield, seeking to overcome the troubling problem of oil separation in peanut butter, took advantage of a new development in…

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NYC Water

Official statement about OU policy with regard to NYC tapwater

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Hard Truths About Hard Liquor

Drinking is part of Jewish life – yet many don’t realize that liquor requires Kosher certification.

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An OU Rabbi Presents Seminars to Supervised Companies

Rabbi Stone’s Roadshow or, Why Your Kosher Product Is Kosher

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Bagged Salad – and it’s Pre-Checked!

National Kosher Produce receives OU certification; insect-free products reflect rigorous standards of the company and OU

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The Kosher Advantage

It’s one of those classic radio and television ads. A group of sheepish executives are huddled around a large corporate table. The CEO storms into the room and pounds on…

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OU Fact Sheet on NYC Water – August 13, 2004

The creature: · Crustaceans of the type called copepods (Copepoda) are appearing in NYC tap water. Several species are present. · The primary species is Diacyclops thomasi, a very common…

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