Monthly Archives: April 2020

Botanical Adulterants Prevention Program Publishes Turmeric Laboratory Guidance Document

AUSTIN, Texas (April 1, 2020) — The ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants Prevention Program (BAPP) announces the publication of a new Laboratory Guidance Document (LGD) on turmeric (Curcuma longa) raw material and products. Turmeric has a long history of use as a spice and medicinal plant, but its popularity has only recently started to surge for its medicinal properties in countries outside Asia.

Read more