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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

California Prop 65 Webinar: A Status Update

Companies selling products in California should understand recent and developing Prop 65 changes

This webinar will provide 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.


Webinar: FDA Inspections, Warning Letters and Emerging cGMP Compliance Issues

Tips to help you better allocate compliance resources

This webinar is designed to help businesses in the dietary supplement industry understand the elements of 21 CFR 111 / current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) regulations that FDA inspections have been focusing on recently.


AHPA meeting and events at Natural Products Expo West

AHPA Annual Member meeting, reception, awards, committee meetings and more!

March 8-12, 2017 -- Anaheim Convention Center, California

Free AHPA-Covance symposium: New Analytical Tools to Protect Your Supply Chain

AHPA President Michael McGuffin to present on supplement regulations

AHPA is teaming up with Covance to bring you this free half-day mini-symposium. Designed with you in mind, this event will deliver insight and leading perspectives with the opportunity to speak directly to experts in the industry.

Free AHPA Webinar Examines Revised NDI Draft Guidance

Herbal industry experts provide analysis of 2016 Draft Guidance for New Dietary Ingredients (NDIs)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


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

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.

2016 Annual Fund Sponsors

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