NASC Newsletter Issue 1 (July 14, 2008)

Welcome to the first issue of the NASC Newsletter! We hope you enjoy reading about the latest news and accomplishments of our organization and its members.

In this issue, you will find details on the following topics.


History of NASC

Why was the National Animal Supplement Council formed back in 2002? Find out how a meeting of 30 industry executives and owners grew into the present NASC – a non-profit trade organization with more than 100 member companies representing over 90% of the animal health supplement industry.


Accomplishments of NASC

Review the meaningful accomplishments NASC has achieved in just 6 years.


2008 NASC Annual Meeting in Rockville, Maryland on May 13-14

Highlights of the largest NASC Annual Meeting ever held. For the first time, an official from FDA/CVM attended the meeting and provided insight on the current thinking at FDA on the regulatory status of animal health supplements.


Message from the NASC President, Bill Bookout

Advice to consumers on what to look for in selecting health supplements for their pets.


New NASC Member Companies

Over 100 companies are now NASC members. Two of our newest members tell us what joining NASC means to them.


Audit Highlights

Passing the NASC comprehensive quality audit allows a company to display the NASC Quality Seal on their products, advertisements, website and literature.   Read about the key requirements of this program.


Regulatory News

Topics relating to animal health supplements addressed by federal and state officials at the annual meetings of NASC and the Association of Southern Feed, Fertilizer and Pesticide Control Officials.


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NASC Newsletter – Issue 1, July 2008