Supporting the Global Kava Industry
Preserving Kava's Heritage, Advocating Modern Regulation, and Ensuring Safety & Integrity
Lab Testing Analysis & Guidelines
We'll help you take the guesswork out of where to get your products tested, the tests you need to order, and the action limits needed to ensure your customers are safe.
Advocacy & Education Initiatives
Ensuring regulatory agencies understand kava is paramount. We want to make sure that the traditional usage of kava is protected throughout the world.
Safety and Quality Assurance
How should you vette a new supplier, how should you accept product, and what will you do when something goes wrong? We've got you covered.
At the International Kava Organization (IKO), we recognize the importance of clear and accurate labeling for kava products. Labeling guidelines are developed to ensure consumers have all the necessary information regarding the origin, preparation, and recommended usage of kava.
cGMP/HACCP Resources & Guidance
Adherence to cGMP (Current Good Manufacturing Practices) and HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points) protocols is essential for maintaining high standards. Our guidelines help identify and control potential hazards in the production process from cross-contamination to incorrect labeling.
FDA & USA Customs Management
Find up-to-date information on FDA guidelines, importation rules, and compliance measures that are crucial for both consumers and suppliers. Whether you're a kava enthusiast or a business owner, understanding the legal framework is essential for responsible kava use and trade.