Gold sponsor

SABINSA

 

Sabinsa, founded in 1988, provides alternative and complementary natural products for human nutrition and well-being.
Sabinsa has pioneered the introduction of more than 120 ingredients, ranging from standardized botanicals, natural cosmeceuticals, to multi-enzyme blends and production of a shelf-stable probiotic. To support these products, there are numerous clinical studies in conjunction with prestigious institutions to support these products in a very consistent manner.
Positioned globally with 1,000 people working in manufacturing and distribution facilities, and 120 full-time scientists conducting on-going research. Ingredients by Sabinsa are both Kosher and Halal certified.

http://www.sabinsa.com


Silver sponsor

Valensa International

Headquartered in Eustis, Florida USA (near Orlando), Valensa International is a leading science- based developer and provider of high quality nature-sourced products for nutritional supplements and functional foods. Valensa’s certified organic production facilities are located in a protected pine/saw palmetto grove. Valensa International is the proud owner of more than 60 US and International Patents for Formulations and Manufacturing (Deep Extract Supercritical CO2® and O2B® Peroxidation Blocker stabilization.) Valensa is committed to production and processing that supports the environment and fair labor practices for those that work the land and participate in the production process.

http://valensa.com/


Supporters

Bionap SRL

Founded in 1997, BIONAP is an Italian company, which produces standardized extracts for nutraceuticals and cosmeceuticals from Mediterranean foods and plants. BIONAP strictly controls the whole production process to ensure the highest manufacturing standards and the efficacy and safety of BIONAP ingredients are supported by continuous scientific researches. The company, sensitive to current social and economic issues, does not avoid its responsibilities and ethical claims in its reality and related ones, supporting a policy on the respect of nature and people. Bionap ingredients are already present in final products marketed in areas such as the USA, Canada, Europe, Australia and South East Pacific Areas.

http://www.bionap.com/


U.S. Phamacopeial

USP is a scientific, independent organization that improves lives through public standards and related programs that help ensure the quality, safety, and benefit of medicines, foods, and dietary supplements. USP has over 200 botanical dietary supplement reference standards which help manufacturers demonstrate and authenticate the quality of their dietary supplement ingredients and finished products. Furthermore, USP continuously develops and releases new botanical monographs and reference standards. Reference standards are also available for amino acids, vitamins-minerals, fish oils, and other dietary supplements.

http://www.usp.org

 


Supporting Associations

American Botanical Council

Established in 1988, the American Botanical Council (ABC) is the leading independent, nonprofit, international member-based organization providing education using science-based and traditional information to promote the responsible use of herbal medicine. ABC serves the public, researchers, educators, healthcare professionals, industry and media, and has been a highly respected source and an innovative force for many years.

http://abc.herbalgram.org/