Washington, D.C.—The Natural Products Association (NPA) announced that it has launched a COVID-19 resource campaign for the natural products industry, American consumers, and policymakers. As part of the campaign, NPA is educating lawmakers through its grassroots network, as well as briefing reporters and providing resources for the industry. This effort includes a new website that NPA said will become a clearinghouse of information related to COVID-19.
“The situation is changing rapidly, and we are here to help the industry and the millions of consumers who rely on natural products,” said Daniel Fabricant, Ph.D., President and CEO of NPA.
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In a press release, NPA also shared the following resources related to COVID-19:
Natural Products Retailers are Essential Businesses, a Call to Keep Health-Food Stores Open in Response to COVID-19: Take Action: Tell Lawmakers to Keep Health Food Retailers Open
U.S. Small Business Administration: Guidance for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
National Retail Federation: State Resources for Retailers on COVID-19
National Governors Association: Resources and Updates for State Governments in Response to COVID-19