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Technical Workshops

AHPA regularly presents technical workshops to train the herbal products industry on the latest tools and methods that help ensure high-quality products and compliance with federal and state regulations.

Upcoming and Previous Events

Free AHPA Webinar Examines Revised NDI Draft Guidance

Herbal industry experts provide analysis of 2016 Draft Guidance for New Dietary Ingredients (NDIs)

Recorded August 30, 2016


FREE AHPA-CRN Webinar: Brexit Impact on the Marketing of Food Supplements in the EU and UK

Presented in cooperation with IADSA

Webinar recording and handouts now available for download.


2016 AHPA Botanical Congress to Focus on Global Supply Chain, Financial Trends, Regulatory Issues

Breakout sessions will explore cannabis regulations and Aloe vera research

The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) will hold its fifth annual Botanical Congress on Saturday, October 8 from 7:30am-5pm at SupplySide West in Las Vegas.

Webinar Recording: How to Choose a Contract Laboratory

Presented: May 18, 2016 -- Duration: 2 hours

Learn what factors to consider before selecting a contract lab and and how to get your testing completed correctly

AHPA Events and Meetings at SupplySide West

Oct. 5-8, Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV

Join AHPA at the member reception, Botanical Congress and committee meetings at the SupplySide West trade show in Las Vegas. 


Free AHPA-UNPA Webinar Prepares Members for a State Attorney General Call

Webinar recorded March 24, 2016

Exclusive, free webinar for AHPA and UNPA members features Doug Gansler, Former Attorney General for Maryland

Demystifying Microbiology for the Herbal Product and Dietary Supplement Industries

Webinar recorded March 22, 2016

Industry experts provide an overview of microbiology and strategies to ensure manufacturing operations protect against the potential for microorganism growth and contamination. Purchase this webinar and receive a $100 discount for the AHPA/JIFSAN Microbiology Workshop.


Kombucha: Tax, labeling and legislation

Presented: November 4, 2015

The third in a series of kombucha webinars provides regulatory and technical guidance to the kombucha industry from several industry legal experts.

AHPA-AHP workshop provides practical instruction on botanical identification methods

Presented June 15-16, 2015 at Portland State University, Oregon

The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) and the American Herbal Pharmacopoeia (AHP) held a two day workshop, "Botanical, macroscopic and organoleptic assessment of herbal ingredients for cGMP compliance", June 15 and 16 at Portland State University in Oregon.

Proposition 65: What's Going On?

Presented: May 20, 2015

This webinar provides an overview of several significant developments related to California's Proposition 65. Companies that sell products in California should understand these recent changes and be prepared for additional changes that are in development.

2016 Annual Fund Sponsors

AHPA appreciates the support of its sponsors, but does not endorse, recommend, or provide a warranty for any sponsor company, its products or services. AHPA has no responsibility for any transaction entered into with any of these companies.