USDA organic Japanese green teaSugimoto America's Parent Headquarters in Shizuoka, Japan, providing organic Japanese green tea





Sugimoto America is very pleased to announce that our factory, Sugimoto Seicha Co., Ltd. was certified as USDA Organic Handler (processing) on 09/11/12. With this certification, we are allowed to process/produce the USDA organic tea. Right now, we are working with an organic farmer and planing for 2013 harvest. Stay tuned for further updates about our organic project!

*Please note, this doesn’t mean our current inventory is USDA organic. Organic green tea will be available after 2013 harvest.

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