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EUROPAM - European Herbs Growers Association

Cover image Journal of Applied Research on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants



EUROPAM Batch Document

EUROPAM proposes a batch document that includes all reasonable, comprehensive batch information in order to harmonize and simplify the batch documentation process of medicinal and aromatic plants.

Journal of Applied Research on Aromatic Plants (JARMAP), 1, 70-71, 2014, doi:10.1016/j.jarmap.2014.05.001

EUROPAM statement on requirements for a batch certification of medicinal and aromatic plants (MAPs)






Production of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants in Europe

Since May 2002 European Herb Growers Association (Europam) collects from time to time through its country representative members data on the production of herbs in the European Union (EU).


Guidelines for Good Agricultural and Wild Collection Practice of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (GACP-MAP)

EUROPAM GACP-MAP Actual Version 8.0 (pdf)

The guidelines for the Good Agricultural Practice of Medicinal and Aromatic (Culinary) plants are intended to apply to the growing and primary processing practices of all such plants and their derivatives traded and used in the European Union. Hence they apply to the production of all plant materials utilized either in a direct or processed form for humans and/or animals. They also apply to all methods of production including organic production in accordance with the European regulations.


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