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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
JANUARY 7, 2021 New initiative explains complex dietary supplement industry topics; is intended to help non-industry audiences; hosted by expert CRN staffers WASHINGTON —The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association for the dietary supplement and functional food… read more
DECEMBER 29, 2020 —Guidelines recognize supplements help meet nutrient needs unobtainable from food intake; identify groups to benefit from supplements; incorporate CRN recommendations— WASHINGTON — The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN)—the leading trade association for the dietary… read more
Washington, D.C., December 17, 2020 – In response to an announcement issued today by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) regarding deceptive marketing of CBD products, the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association for the dietary supplement and functional food industry,… read more