The Natural Products Association will feature NPA-certified natural products and speak about vital industry issues during Natural Products Expo East, Sept. 19 to 22, in Baltimore. NPA will host a town hall meeting about Natural Seal certification and NPA’s Dr. Cara Welch will talk about GMPs and the FDA during an industry forum. In addition, NPA will present its popular Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) education seminar for dietary supplement manufacturers. Learn more about natural products and GMP certification at npainfo.org.
NPA activities at Natural Products Expo East include:
- What You Need to Know: How the FDA GMP Rule for Dietary Supplements Applies to You, Sept. 19 to 20.NPA offers a comprehensive training course with expert presenters who cover the complex GMP issues around current FDA hot topics while providing practical tips for compliance. Anyone whose job requires a comprehensive understanding of the final FDA GMP rule should sign up for this course. Register today at npagmp.org.
- Industry Update: GMPs and the FDA, Sept. 21, Room 318.NPA Senior Vice President of Scientific and Regulatory Affairs Dr. Cara Welch will talk about the FDA’s increasing number of facility inspections and its recent scrutiny of supplement manufacturing practices. She’ll also highlight what issues should concern retailers and what they can do about them.
- NPA Town Hall about NPA Natural Seal Certification, Sept. 21, Room 338.Get the latest news about Natural Seal certification and what natural means to consumers and the industry. More than 1,100 products and ingredients have been certified natural by NPA. Find out more at thenaturalseal.org.
- NPA Booth #8306.NPA will showcase a variety of certified natural products under the popular Natural Seal program. Attendees who stop by the booth can get a free pedometer while supplies last, as well as information about NPA’s certification programs and member benefits. Be sure to visit NPA at booth #8306 in the New Products Pavilion.