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Webinar: Navigating the Maze of Claims in the Dietary Supplements Market

March 25, 2020 -- 1:00-3:00 PM Eastern Time

Join our panel that includes an industry attorney and scientist, who will address legal standards, today’s regulatory environment, and the lawsuit risks and liabilities marketers face if claims are not adequately substantiated. The panel will also include an FTC representative, who will provide the agency’s perspective, updates on recent enforcement actions, and a discussion of the level of substantiation respondents in those actions possessed or did not possess.

AHPA submits comments to USDA on domestic hemp production program

Significant room for improvement in the hemp production Interim Final Rule and the subsequent Final Rule

In comments submitted to U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS), AHPA requested numerous, significant revisions to the Interim Final Rule (IFR) that establishes a domestic hemp production program before a Final Rule is promulgated in 2021.
AHPA Member Reception at Expo West

AHPA Member Reception at Expo West

March 5, 2020, 6:00-8:00 PM -- Sheraton Park Hotel, Plaza D Ballroom

The member reception is a unique opportunity to network with colleagues and discuss the latest developments in the herbal industry.

AHPA-ABC-AHP HerbWalk at Expo West 2020

March 4, 2020, 1:00-5:00 PM -- Fullerton Arboretum

The AHPA-ABC-AHP 2020 HerbWalk at Expo West features a renowned faculty of herbalists who will lead participants through the grounds of the Fullerton Arboretum's 26-acre botanical garden. Herbalists will instruct attendees about the collection of plant species from around the globe and the culinary, medicinal and traditional uses.

“Phase One” agreement with China provides some relief to supplement importers

Reduced tariffs will affect imports filed after February 14

A partial trade agreement signed by the United States and China on January 15, 2020, will reduce U.S.-imposed tariffs on some imported Chinese goods used by U.S. dietary supplement and food companies, but it will leave tariffs on other commodities in place, at least for the short term.

Webinar: CA Prop 65 for Legal Cannabis Products

February 26, 2020 -- 1:00-3:00 PM Eastern Time

This AHPA webinar will review recent changes to CA Prop 65 and how other provisions of this state law apply to the legal cannabis industry, including marketers of hemp-derived CBD products who are in commerce in the state of California.
Dietary Supplements Regulatory Summit

Dietary Supplements Regulatory Summit

Washington, D.C.

Registration is now open for the annual Dietary Supplements Regulatory Summit (DSRS), taking place Wednesday, May 27, at the historic Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. Now in its fifth year, the summit is an intimate, one-day, executive-level conference and networking event in the heart of the nation’s capital.

December 2019 AHPA in the News


Webinar: Preparing for FDA cGMP Facility Inspections

Recorded December 17, 2019

This webinar is designed to help businesses in the dietary supplement industry understand the elements of current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) regulations (21 CFR 111) that have been the primary focus of FDA inspections. This knowledge will assist businesses in better allocating and directing their compliance resources.

AHPA President Michael McGuffin participates in Hemp Industry Daily Forum at MJBizCon

Compliant hemp-CBD companies can learn much from the success of the herbal supplement industry

AHPA President Michael McGuffin presented with three other panelists in a session titled, “CBD Market Forecast: Feast or Famine” at the Hemp Industry Daily Forum during the MJBizCon in Las Vegas earlier this week.
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