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MARCH 23, 2021 In response to a report published today in an online issue of Clinical Toxicology, “Nine prohibited stimulants found in sports and weight loss supplements,” the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association for the dietary supplement and functional food… read more
MARCH 16, 2021 —Promotions include Holly Vogtman to Director, Communications; Rashidah Denton to Manager, Scientific & Regulatory Affairs; Gretchen Powers’ role expanded to include member experience—   WASHINGTON—The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association for… read more
MARCH 4, 2021 WASHINGTON—The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association for the dietary supplement and functional food industry, today announced the launch of a new Supplement OWL (Online Wellness Library) website to further increase industry transparency. The updated… read more
FEBRUARY 18, 2021 WASHINGTON—The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association for the dietary supplement and functional food industry, applauds U.S. Representative Glenn Grothman (R-WI) for introducing a House Resolution (H. Res. 116) that recognizes the potential role… read more
FEBRUARY 18, 2021 Statement from Steve Mister, president & CEO, CRN: “While CRN is saddened to hear that Steven Tave is leaving his position as director of the Office of Dietary Supplement Programs (ODSP), we congratulate Mr. Tave on his new position in the Office of Regulatory Affairs at FDA… read more
FEBRUARY 17, 2021 WASHINGTON – In response to a new study published February 12th online in JAMA Open Network, entitled “Effect of High-Dose Zinc and Ascorbic Acid Supplementation vs Usual Care on Symptom Length and Reduction Among Ambulatory Patients With SARS-CoV-2 Infection,” and an… read more
FEBRUARY 4, 2021 WASHINGTON – In response to the introduction of the Hemp and Hemp-Derived CBD Consumer Protection and Market Stabilization Act of 2021, introduced by Representatives Kurt Schrader (D-OR) and Morgan Griffith (R-VA), The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade… read more
JANUARY 15, 2021 “CRN is pleased with the recent ruling from the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals regarding the dietary supplement, biotin. The Court upheld a previous decision of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California that found federal law expressly preempts the claims of… read more
Washington, D.C., January 12, 2021 —The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association for the dietary supplement and functional food industry, is pleased to announce that Barry Ritz, Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer and Vice President, Professional R&D and Regulatory… read more
—Failure to act results in continued growth of unregulated CBD marketplace and places consumers at risk of dangerous products— JANUARY 8, 2021 In response to a notice issued today, January 8, 2021,  from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), titled, “Better Data for a Better Understanding of… read more