Gaia Herbs Announces International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Certification for 24 Internal Test Methods | Business and finance

BREVARD, NC–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 18, 2022–

Gaia Herbs, one of the leading brands of natural, herbal products in the United States, today announced that the company is officially certified by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), a respected nonprofit organization that develops and publishes rigorous laboratory testing standards endorsed by an international team of experts. for 24 test methods used in its in-house lab at Gaia Herbs headquarters in Brevard, NC.

Courtesy of Perry Johnson Laboratory Accreditation, Inc.

Gaia Herbs has received ISO-17025 certification, which allows the company’s in-house laboratory to be nationally and globally recognized for its ability to operate competently and generate valid results at the highest level, further helping its consumers to have the greatest confidence. in the members of its laboratory team and in its high-end products. Among the 24 testing methods now certified are Gaia Herbs Microbial Contamination Testing, Heavy Metal Contamination Testing, and Label Claim Program Testing. Additionally, one of Gaia Herbs’ best-selling product lines, Turmeric Supreme ®, will now be produced using an ISO-certified curcuminoid testing method to ensure the highest level of accuracy of these beneficial active constituents per serving.

“For more than 30 years, Gaia Herbs has created the highest quality herbal supplements known for their traceability and transparency, and with this certification we are reinforcing our credibility,” said Jim Geikie, president and CEO of management of Gaia Herbs. “We have invested in ISO-17025 certification to underscore that our methods and practices truly exemplify the industry benchmark standard, backed by scientific reasoning and third-party expertise. ISO-17025 certification validates our leadership position in the natural products industry and holds our brand accountable to ongoing audits, rules and regulations.

Although ISO lab accreditation is new, Gaia Herbs will continue to do what it has done since the company was founded in 1987: connecting people, plants and the planet to create healing. As Gaia Herbs seeks to expand its offerings in the healthcare professional and retail sectors, ISO-17025 certification is a testament to Gaia’s mission to produce pure, potent, and transparent products. Certification must be renewed annually after review by an ISO auditor, ensuring that Gaia Herbs will continue to provide top quality products to its customers.

Along with New ISO Accreditation, Gaia Herbs Maintains Industry Leadership Meet Your Herbs® traceability program. Through this program, consumers can enter the ID number located on the back of any Gaia Herbs product to discover the origin of its ingredients; learn how herbs were grown, harvested, and extracted; and see the results of the tests the product has undergone to validate its purity, potency, and integrity. Gaia Herbs allows consumers to do this for one simple reason: it has nothing to hide and everything to share, and the company believes that everyone has the right to know what they are putting into their body.

All Gaia Herbs products are sold in health food and independent stores across the country as well as by gaiaherbs.com and other trusted online retail sites. To find a store near you, visit gaiaherbs.com/stores.

For over 30 years, Gaia Herbs has connected people, plants and the planet to create healing. Gaia Herbs is a leading North American herbal medicine brand committed to creating the highest quality health and wellness products guaranteed for purity, potency and integrity. The company offers more than 150 herbal products, including liquid extracts, functional powders, gummies, teas and Liquid Phyto-Caps ®. From its certified organic farm nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of western North Carolina, the company uses regenerative farming methods to cultivate more than three million plants each year and harvests and extracts the herbs at the right time. , when phytochemicals are at their peak. . Gaia Herbs launched the world’s first herbal traceability program, meetyourherbs.com, which allows him to share full transparency around his herbs and ingredients. The company is proud to be a Certified B Corporation® using business as a force for good™. Through the Gaia Herbs Roots Initiative, the company champions environmental and social sustainability on its farm and around the world. Learn more about gaiaherbs.com and join the conversation on Facebook, pinterest, and instagram.

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