AHP and Bent Creek Form Botanical Reference Materials Supply Partnership

(Asheville, NC) – The American Herbal Pharmacopoeia (AHP), Bent Creek Institute, Inc., and Bent Creek Germplasm Repository at The North Carolina Arboretum have formed a unique botanical reference material supply partnership. In the United States, botanical supply chain stakeholders—from commercial growers to natural products brands in foods, supplements, and body care products—must authenticate the correct botanical identity of their raw ingredients.