His retirement marks the end of a 40-year-long tenure, during which he notably supported the dietary supplements industry through his regulatory and legislative efforts.
This brings the total value of CRNF grants to NAD to above $2.8 million since the self-regulatory initiative launched in 2006.
In the study, researchers used chemical analyses to demonstrate that of 44 products claiming to contain SARMs and sold online, only slightly more than half contained the ingredient and many more were inaccurately labeled.
The draft guidance is open for public comment until May 15, 2018.
At issue is FDA’s observation of an increase in reported adverse events related to biotin’s propensity to interfere with some lab tests and thereby cause clinically significant incorrect test results.
The company notes that all grades of its Pomella Extract (which include Pomella FG [food grade] and Pomella Organic, among others) have now obtained self-GRAS status.
The company says that its MenaQ7 Vitamin K2 is the best-documented vitamin K2 available as MK-7.
The document outlines maximum quantities of foreign matter acceptable in selected herbal raw materials.
I recently spoke with Jane Wilson, AHPA’s director of program development, about how its standardized best practices tools can be used up and down the botanical supply chain, and about how they hopefully will help bolster quality control and transparency throughout the botanical industry.
The company said that it has completed certification of all 3,300 of its milk suppliers per the requirements of the Sustainable Dairy Assurance Scheme, a quality and sustainability program that independently audits farm-level performance every 18 months.