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FDA Retracts Warning Letter to Glanbia Performance Nutrition

Silver Spring, MD—On May 9, 2022, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that it had issued warning letters to 11 companies for selling adulterated...
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FDA Warns Companies on Adulterated Dietary Supplements

Update (May 10, 2022, 3:20 pm ET): FDA's original announcement on May 9, 2022, as reported in an earlier version of this article, listed Glanbia Performance...

BAPP Releases Bulletin on Saffron

Austin, TX—The ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants Prevention Program (BAPP) has released a Botanical Adulterants Prevention Bulletin on saffron stigmas and extracts. Each saffron plant produces only...
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BAPP Publishes Bulletin on Eleuthero

Austin, TX—The ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants Prevention Program (BAPP) has released a Botanical Adulterants Prevention Bulletin on eleuthero (Eleutherococcus senticosus) root and extracts, according to...
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BAPP Releases LGD on St. John’s Wort

Austin, TX—The ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants Prevention Program (BAPP) has published a new Laboratory Guidance Document (LGD) on St. John’s wort (Hypericum perforatum) raw material...
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NOW Tests Curcumin Prods on Amazon, Identifies “Egregious Problems”

Bloomingdale, IL—NOW Foods has tested curcumin/turmeric extract products sold on Amazon, and has identified issues with potency, heavy metals, mislabeling, and adulteration, according to...
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BAPP Releases Bulletin on Pomegranate Adulteration

Austin, TX—The ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants Prevention Program (BAPP) has released a Botanical Adulterants Prevention Bulletin (BAPB) on pomegranate juice and extracts, according to a...

BAPP Publishes Laboratory Guidance Document on Olive Oil

Austin, TX—The ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants Prevention Program (BAPP) has published a new Laboratory Guidance Document (LGD) on olive oil, according to a press release. Olive...
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BAPP Celebrates 10 Years

Austin, TX—The ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterant Prevention Program (BAPP) has completed 10 years of research and educational activities in the international herb and medicinal plant...

Sabinsa Alerts FTC, FDA to Adulterated Vitamin C Products

East Windsor, NJ—Sabinsa announced that the company has provided documentation to government agencies regarding adulterated vitamin C additives in a continuing effort to remove...