American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) > News > Latest News

Cleveland Clinic partners with AHPA members Crane Herb and KPC Products

The use of herbal medicine at the Cleveland Clinic (TIME)

Nearly one in five Americans use herbal or other nonvitamin supplements (CDC National Center for Health Statistics)

Nearly one in five Americans use herbal or other nonvitamin supplements (CDC National Center for Health Statistics)

FDA issues draft guidance for honey labeling (FDA)

April 2014 AHPA Report

Photos from AHPA's events at Expo West, celebrate HerbDay on May 3, FDA inspections and herbal liquids, and much more!

April 2014 AHPA Report: Photos from AHPA's events at Expo West, celebrate HerbDay on May 3, FDA inspections and herbal liquids, and much more!

AHPA submits comments on FDA's proposed animal food rule

Recommendations intended to ensure the final animal food rule will meet the Congressional intent behind FSMA, maximize flexibility for compliance and be written in a manner that eliminates confusion

The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) urged the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to significantly modify its proposed rule implementing the "Current Good Manufacturing Practice and Hazard Analysis and Risk-Based Preventive Controls for Food for Animals" requirements established by the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).

Recent FDA enforcement actions against illegal, tainted products masquerading as dietary supplements since February 21, 2014 (FDA

Since February 21, 2014, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has performed four enforcement actions advising consumers not to purchase or use products because FDA laboratory analysis confirmed that these products contain undeclared ingredients.

Reformulation of carbonated drinks could slash more than 6,000 calories per year

Using stevia to reformulate just 20% of carbonated soft drinks could slash more than 6,000 calories per year from the diet of consumers, says Diana Cowland of Euromonitor International. 

AHPA congratulates 2014 award winners Dr. Bronner's, Daniel Gagnon, Lyle Craker and VIRGO team

The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) congratulates the winners of the 2014 AHPA Awards presented to Dr. Bronner's, Daniel Gagnon, Lyle Craker and VIRGO team members for making substantive, positive contributions to the herbal products industry.

FDA statement on Generally Recognized as Safe determinations

On March 11, 2014, Senomyx, Inc. issued a public statement suggesting that its food ingredient Sweetmyx (also known as S617) was generally recognized as safe (GRAS). The statement appeared to suggest that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had made the GRAS determination. In fact, the agency had not made this determination nor had it been notified by Senomyx regarding a GRAS determination for this food ingredient. The  company's statement has been corrected and now notes that a third party organization made the determination.

RSS
First 25262728293031323334 Last

2018 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.