Hemp Certification Is Here

The U.S. Hemp Authority® Certification Program is our industry's initiative to provide high standards, best practices, and self-regulation, giving consumers and retailers confidence in hemp and CBD products.

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Why Be certified?

Add credibility to your brand through trusted independent third-party certification

Exemplify truth in labeling and instill consumer confidence in your products

Assure you are using farming and industry best practices compliant with applicable regulations


How do you become certified?

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    Download the Standard Version 3.0

    Learn more about the rigorous standards that govern the U.S. Hemp Authority® Certification.

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    Apply for an Audit

    Contact our third-party independent auditors, FoodChain ID, for application materials. Complete the application and review process to schedule an audit.

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    Successfully Complete Your Audit

    Successfully complete US Hemp Authority Audit with our third-party independent auditors FoodChain ID

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    Receive Your Certification

    Resolve any outstanding issues raised by the audit to receive your Certification, and complete your Licensing Agreement to start using the U.S. Hemp Authority® Seal!

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Seal The Deal

The U.S. Hemp Authority® offers an orientation to guide you through the certification process. We will discuss the following concepts:

Certified Companies


FoodChain ID is the new administrator of the U.S. Hemp Authority's Certification Program and is immediately available to assist you through the Certification process.

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