Consumer News

Back for a Second Year: OU’S www.oupassover.org – Expert Answers for Passover Queries

March 9, 2007

To answer questions that frequently arise during the Passover season, when the dietary laws are different and even more stringent from the ones that govern the rest of the year, the Orthodox Union Kosher Department for the second year has made available http://www.oupassover.org.

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For Your Passover Coverage: OU Passover Guide Is Now Available

February 28, 2007

The Orthodox Union does it again! Simplifying life for Jewish households across North America has been the OU’s forté, and with Passover in sight, it has now made available the indispensable OU Passover Guide for Kosher for Passover Foods for 2007.

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Announcing Beren ASK OU Kosher Education Channel on OU Radio

February 16, 2007

For the past year, the Orthodox Union Kosher Division has presented in-depth kashrut education programs, made possible in great part by the Harry H. Beren Foundation of Lakewood, NJ. Due to the great success and popularity of these programs, foundation funding was recently renewed for the second year at a higher level than for the first grant.

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Getting the Knack of Nikkur: OU Kashrut Seminar on Removing Veins and Forbidden Fat Big Success

February 7, 2007
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Harry H. Beren Foundaton Grant Provides Valuable Support to Orthodox Union’s Growing List of Kosher

April 26, 2006

The Orthodox Union’s ever-expanding list of programs of kosher education are beneficiaries of a grant from the Harry H. Beren Foundation of Lakewood, NJ., in memory of Mr. Harry H. Beren z”l.

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Pesach Seminar on the Web

April 1, 2005

The OU/RCA pre-Pesach Seminar, originally given on Monday, March 28 is now available online. Click here for a schedule and video feeds.

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OU Kosher Releases Guidelines for Passover Medicines

March 29, 2005

The list is available here.

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OU Kosher Releases Guidelines for Non-Food Items

March 29, 2005

The list is available here.

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Kosher Travelers Advisory

February 9, 2005

Domestic flights in the US no longer serve meals.

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NYC Water

October 12, 2004

Official statement about OU policy with regard to NYC tapwater

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