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American Shea Butter Institute
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  • Columbus, GA
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American Shea Butter Institute
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PO Box 132
Columbus, GA 31902
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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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Monday thru Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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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.

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Posted on July 9, 2011 at 4:15pm — 7 Comments

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At 5:59pm on January 23, 2013, American Shea Butter Institute said…
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:
At 9:37am on July 24, 2012, Keocia Howard said…

Thanks for the add! Please check out my natural hair blog: Knatural Wit A Kay

At 10:02pm on May 24, 2012, SimplyOrganicOils said…

We have not yet used Shea butter but have heard a great deal of positive feedback regarding its results.

At 12:16am on October 7, 2011, ABAgail Dunn said…
Hi!! I wish I could participate, however, I no longer live in Atlanta. I have moved to Tempe, AZ where I am in medical school :)
At 9:33pm on August 1, 2011, Ragonda Stallworth said…
Hi yes i do my Extreme Moisture Butter which has been thank you lord is shea butter based
At 6:41pm on August 1, 2011, Diane Thomas said…



At 5:04pm on August 1, 2011, Atlanta Natural Hair Care said…
Monica ( 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.
At 2:06pm on August 1, 2011, Inspired Naturals said…
Great!  Can you email me at at your convenience.  Thanks!
At 6:45pm on July 19, 2011, Atlanta Natural Hair Care said…
Welcome to  We are glad you are here!!!


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