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AHPA’s 40 Herbs We Love – No. 14: Slippery Elm Bark (with ❤️ from Mueggenburg Farms)

June 2022: Celebrating AHPA’s 40th anniversary with 40 of our favorite herbs

AHPA’s 40th anniversary celebrations continue with our showcase of the fourteenth of many beloved herbs at the heart of our robust industry and vibrant community.

AHPA’s 40 Herbs We Love – No. 13: Magic Mushrooms (with ❤️ from Filament Health)

June 2022: Celebrating AHPA’s 40th anniversary with 40 of our favorite herbs

AHPA’s 40th anniversary celebrations continue with our showcase of the thirteenth of many beloved herbs at the heart of our robust industry and vibrant community.

AHPA opposes MPL provisions in FDASLA Act

Senate HELP Committee advances FDASLA Act by a vote of 14 to 9

AHPA opposes S. 4348 as passed out of the Senate HELP Committee. AHPA views the MPL provisions contained within S. 4348 as creating unnecessary, significant, and redundant burdens on industry. Moreover, to date, neither the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) nor other advocates for MPL have clearly articulated the need for this premarket product listing requirement.

AHPA’s 40 Herbs We Love – No. 12: Ceylon Cinnamon (with ❤️ from Bioactive Services)

June 2022: Celebrating AHPA’s 40th anniversary with 40 of our favorite herbs

AHPA’s 40th anniversary celebrations continue with our showcase of the twelfth of many beloved herbs at the heart of our robust industry and vibrant community.

IADSA update on international supplement regulations

IADSA update on international supplement regulations

June 2022 IADSA Newsflash

In this issue of the IADSA Newsflash: The China State Administration for Market Research has revised the claims catalogue to remove three claims – the 24 remaining claims will be slightly modified, Switzerland and Korea are reassessing the use of titanium dioxide as a food ingredient following its ban in the European Union, Korea is proposing changes to its health function food code to add a function for ginseng and to remove aloe whole leaf; and more!

FDA launches dietary supplement education initiative

“Supplement Your Knowledge” campaign emphasizes risks

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has launched a new education project that claims to broaden public understanding of dietary supplements. The campaign, titled “Supplement Your Knowledge,” includes infographics, fact sheets, and videos targeted at consumers, educators, and healthcare professionals.

AHPA drives revisions to California weight loss product bill

Amended bill removes retail access restrictions, clarifies definition

A California bill which threatened consumer access to many safe dietary supplements has been amended to resolve concerns by the affected industry. Assembly Bill 1341, sponsored by Assemblymember Cristina Garcia, had originally applied extensive physical access and age restrictions to a broadly defined class of dietary supplement and OTC products “sold for or used with the intent to achieve weight loss.”

AHPA debuts updated digital member badges for Pride Month

The unique individuals behind AHPA member companies make our community strong, vibrant and resilient. Truly, the crucial work we do as an organization and industry would not be possible without the contributions of our diverse membership – and we are very grateful!

AHPA Workshop: Botanical, Macroscopic & Organoleptic Assessment of Herbal Ingredients for cGMP Compliance

September 14-15, 2022

This workshop will provide a detailed orientation of botanical, macroscopic, and organoleptic identification methods, quality assessment techniques and terminology, and demonstrate how these techniques are used to evaluate crude plant parts in a scientifically valid manner.

AHPA’s 40 Herbs We Love – No. 11: Hawthorn (with ❤️ from Herbalist & Alchemist)

June 2022: Celebrating AHPA’s 40th anniversary with 40 of our favorite herbs

AHPA’s 40th anniversary celebrations continue with our showcase of the eleventh of many beloved herbs at the heart of our robust industry and vibrant community.

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