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Tuesday, December 01, 2015


Press Room

For more information or to schedule an interview with one of AHPA's experts please contact:

Haley Chitty
Director of Communications
301.588.1171 x104

AHPA Experts

Contact AHPA to set up an interview with experts who can answer your scientific, regulatory, technical, and herb-specific questions.

Communications to Regulators

AHPA provides thoughtful comments to the Food and Drug Administration, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and other government and non-governmental organizations when they ask for input on proposed rulemaking and guidance documents that affect the herbal products industry.

Frequently Asked Questions

In spite of this widespread acceptance of herbal products in individual self-care choices, misconceptions exist as to the regulation, safety, and effectiveness of herbal products. 


AHPA, which has a mission to promote the responsible commerce of herbs, botanicals and herbal products, has prepared answers to a number of frequently asked questions to help media professionals accurately represent the industry, the products, and the regulatory structure that responsible industry operates within.


Visit this list of national and international events, conferences, and seminars of interest to stakeholders in the herbal and botanical products industry.

Herbal e-Library
A catalogue of AHPA-reviewed internet information about herbs to help you find contemporary research on herbs (scientific journals, databases), learn about traditional uses of herbs, track down regulatory information, and more.

Regulatory Links   
Quick links to regulatory websites and useful documents.


AHPA's 2015 sponsors:

AHPA greatly appreciates the support of its sponsors, but acknowledgement of these companies is not an endorsement, recommendation, or warranty by AHPA of any company or its products or services, and AHPA has no responsibility for any transaction entered into with any of these companies.