The American Shea Butter Institute is a bio-tech institute dedicated to the improvement of human health and wellbeing through basic and applied scientific research. ASBI has become internationally recognized as a leader in the innovation and advancement of Shea Butter ingredients and/or derivatives of its ingredients in the development of new commercial uses and products.
The Institute provides consumer and industry education on Shea Butter; establishes voluntary standards on the quality of Shea Butter entering the USA and promotes the benefits of Shea Butter in various US industries. ASBI's full range of services are designed to stimulate the global shea butter value chain, drive discoveries that raise the awareness of Shea Butter as a commodity and enrich trading opportunities for Sub Sahara Africa. We invite you to explore our site, learn about the industry and take advantage of the many programs and services we provide
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We provide education and training to businesses currently using shea butter or interested in using shea butter. One of our training segments includes information on starting a shea butter based business and formulating shea butter based products.
Our organization performs laboratory testing on shea butter and provides sources for laboratory tested and grade certified Grade A premium shea butter.
It is now possible to become an ASBI Certified Shea Butter Technician without ever leaving home. Just access The ASBI online training program to train. Once you have completed the training and successfully passes the certification exam, you can print and download your ASBI Certificate as an ASBI Certified Shea Butter Technician. Go TO: http://sheabutter.litmos.com/online-courses/register/26329
Monica (firstname.lastname@example.org) makes a shea butter based product and may be interested in the fact that you are looking for vendors for the 2011 International Shea Butter Convention and that her shea butter product (Lil Better Butter) may make her eligible to become an exhibitor for free.