OCA

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OCAOrthodox Church in America
OCAOrganic Consumers Association
OCAOffice of Consumer Affairs
OCAOracle Certified Associate
OCAOrganization of Chinese Americans
OCAOcala (Amtrak station code; Ocala, FL)
OCAOlympic Council of Asia
OCAOpen Content Alliance
OCAOptically Clear Adhesive
OCAOptimum Currency Area
OCAOffice of the City Attorney (various locations)
OCAOffice of Court Administration
OCAOntario College of Art
OCAOrthodox Christians in America
OCAOntario Court of Appeal (Canada)
OCAOffice of Cultural Affairs (New Mexico, USA)
OCAOxford Capacity Analysis (aka American Personality Analysis; Church of Scientology)
OCAOpen Continuous Announcement (government jobs)
OCAOnline Crash Analysis (Microsoft Windows)
OCAOpen Client Adapter
OCAOracle Certificate Authority
OCAOff-Hook Call Announce
OCAObject Content Architecture
OCAOnline Crash Analysis
OCAOffice of Consumer Advocate (Pennsylvania)
OCAOmaha Christian Academy (Omaha, NE)
OCAOldsmobile Club of America
OCAOculocutaneous Albinism (inherited disorder)
OCAOffice of the Court Administrator
OCAOntario Cattlemen’s Association
OCAOregon Citizens Alliance (political group)
OCAOffice of Compliance and Assessment (US Navy)
OCAoculocutaneous albinism
OCAOffice of Campus Activities (various schools)
OCAOperational Control Authority
OCAOffsite Consequence Analysis
OCAOptimal Control Algorithm
OCAOn-Chip Antenna (radiofrequency technology)
OCAOffensive Counter Air
OCAOhio Citizen Action
OCAOntario Camping Association (Toronto, ON, Canada)
OCAObstacle Clearance Altitude
OCAOlympic Coordination Authority (Australia)
OCAOrthodontic Centers of America
OCAOptical Channel Analyzer
OCAOperational Command Authority
OCAOntario Chiropractic Association (Association Chiropratique de l'Ontario)
OCAOutside Collection Agency
OCAOff-Campus Access (various schools)
OCAObsessive Compulsive Anonymous
OCAOffice of Congressional Affairs
OCAOberlin College Archives (Ohio)
OCAOceanic Control Area
OCAOntario Comprehension Assessment (Canada)
OCAOccupational Competency Assessment (various schools)
OCAOff Course Alarm (navigation equipment)
OCAOrganized Crime Agency of British Columbia (Canada)
OCAOutstanding Chapter Award (various organizations)
OCAOn Call Allowance
OCAOrlando Culinary Academy
OCAOffice of Community Affairs (law enforcement)
OCAOne Cancels All (online stock trading)
OCAOxygen Compatibility Assessment (US NASA)
OCAOperational Condition Assessment (US Army Corps of Engineers)
OCAOutdoor Council of Australia (Queensland, Australia)
OCAOriginating Case Agency
OCAOffice of Chief Architect (GSA)
OCAOntario Citizens' Assembly
OCAOwner Controlled Area
OCAOhio Chess Association
OCAOutstanding Cash Advance
OCAOffice of Compliance Analytics (US IRS)
OCAOfficials Club Automobielsport (Dutch Club of Flag and Rescuemarshals for Automobile-Sports)
OCAOriimec Corporation of America
OCAOhio Connections Academy (subdivision of US K-8 online school)
OCAOxford Conservative Association (formerly Oxford University Conservative Association; UK)
OCAOverlapping Claim Area
OCAObjectivist Club Association
OCAOrbiter Communication Adapter
OCAOperating Cost Authority
OCAOverflow Channel Allocation
OCAOperational Capability Area (GIG IA architecture version 1.1)
OCAOlder Coloradans Act
OCAOffice Connect Analytics (IBM)
OCAOperational Concept Approved
OCAOverall Configuration Analyses
OCAOne's Complement Adder
OCAOmni-Directional/Channel Assignment
OCAOriginal Controlling Authority
OCAOptimized Cage Antenna
OCAOrganizational Culture Obstacle
OCAOriginal Classification/Classifying Authority
OCAObligation Cost Authority
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Organic Consumers Association: Katherine Paul: 207-653-3090; katherine@organicconsumers.org
CONTACTS: Organic Consumers Association, www.organicconsumers.org; Washington Toxics Coalition, www.watoxics.org; EWG's Guide to Healthy Cleaning, www.ewg.org/guides/cleaners.
Bronner's Magic Soaps has teamed up with the nonprofit advocacy group Organic Consumers Association to campaign against what the company calls "the rampant organic fraud perpetrated by companies and brands that should know better."
The Organic Consumers Association's website states,--Genetically modified (GM) crops are not required to go through any type of independent safety peer review to determine if they are safe for either human consumption or the environment.
Organic Trade Association and Organic Consumers Association), sustainable agriculture proponents and groups, and organic farmers.
WASHINGTON -- A group called the Organic Consumers Association, together with a handful of personal care companies, is asking the government to clarify the kinds of skin care products that can be called natural or organic.
* The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) has announced a boycott of brands that have "cheated consumers for years and recommend honest organic brands in order to promote certified organic personal care."
In March 2008, the Organic Consumers Association announced that 1,4-dioxane, a known carcinogen, was found in several leading brands of shampoos, body washes, lotions, and other personal-care and cleaning products.
And that was the day the ground shifted, says Ronnie Cummins of the Organic Consumers Association, because Wal-Mart is the largest grocery retailer in the U.S.
But her activist bent is evident in her reduction of the issues to a two-dimensional standoff, and her slim bibliography in some cases simply refers readers to the general websites of groups such as "Organic Consumers Association" and "Genetic Resources Action International."
The announcement from Starbucks comes after nearly six years of campaigning by the Minnesota-based Organic Consumers Association and the Washington, D.C.-based Food & Water Watch, whose Hold the Hormones campaign asked consumers to demand that Starbucks buy better milk.
Organic Consumers Association - 6771 South Silver Hill Drive, Finland MN 55603 E-mail: Staff * Activist or Media Inquiries: 218-226-4164 * Fax: 218-353-7652