news July 26, 2022

Top 8 takeaways from Regulatory Summit

By: Danielle Masterson
July 26, 2022

This year’s Dietary Supplement Regulatory Summit in Washington, DC, featured updates and insights from top FDA officials, including the Office of Dietary Supplement Programs along with top stakeholders and industry experts. Here are a few key takeaways from the seventh annual event to build on in the coming months and years.

3. Green Claims

Rend Al-Mondhiry, partner, Amin Talati Wasserman, LLP highlighted the increase in environmental claims (i.e. green, sustainable, recyclable, etc.) in recent years filed by consumers and non-profits. According to FTC Green Guides, “It is deceptive to misrepresent, directly or by implication, that a product or package is recyclable.” She added that clean, pure, biodegradable, compostable, humane, and ethical are other claims to approach with caution.

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