Prosecutors seek congressional probe of supplement industry

April 2, 2015 6:42 AM

63 0

A group of 14 attorneys general has asked Congress to launch an investigation of the herbal supplements industry and to consider giving the U.S. Food and Drug Administration stronger oversight of the industry, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced.

"When consumers take an herbal supplement, they should be able to do so with full knowledge of what is in that product and confidence that every precaution was taken to ensure its authenticity and purity," Schneiderman said Thursday.

Also read: Senate Judiciary Opening Probe on Whether Loretta Lynch Tried to Interfere with Clinton Email Investigation

Read more

To category page