GGAA Certification Program

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Ginseng Growers Association of America seal program logo

Β PRODUCTS BEARING THE GGAA CERTIFICATION LABEL HAVE BEEN VALIDATED BY THE ORGANIZATION, VERIFYING THAT:

  1. the ginseng is American ginseng of the variety Panax Quinquefolius (also known as Panax Quinquefolium L.);
  2. the American ginseng is planted in non-contaminated virgin soil in the United States and meets the pesticide and heavy metal residue standards established by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as well as GGAA standards;
  3. the American ginseng grower is a certified pesticide applicator and uses only chemicals certified for ginseng by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA);
  4. the freshly harvested ginseng roots are processed according to guidelines established by the GGAA;Β 
  5. the grower of the American ginseng is a member of the GGAA and;
  6. the authorized distributors signed a seal program license agreement with the GGAA.

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