The American Herbal Products Association

The American Herbal Products Association

The national trade association and voice of the herbal products industry

The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) is the only national trade association that is focused primarily on herbs and botanicals and herbal products.

All of AHPA's activities are focused on its mission, which is to promote the responsible commerce of herbal products and are undertaken to maintain and improve market opportunities for companies that sell herbs, herbal and botanical products, and other health-related products, including foods, beverages, and personal care products, and to ensure that consumers continue to enjoy informed access to a wide choice of goods.

Founded in 1982, AHPA is the oldest of the non-profit organizations that specializes in service to the herbal industry. It is the voice of the herbal products industry and the recognized leader in representing the botanical trade. With more than 340 members, AHPA's membership represents the finest growers, processors, manufacturers and marketers of botanical and herbal products.

AHPA's key areas of activity:

  • Representation
  • Communications
  • Education
  • Self-Regulation

If your company grows botanicals, or if you manufacture or process herbal or botanical ingredients or market herbal or botanical products, we invite you to become an AHPA Active Member! If you provide a service to this trade, please consider a role as an AHPA Associate Member. While you invest in growing your business, your membership ensures that AHPA best represents those interests that are important to the entire trade as it has done successfully for more than 30 years.