Pink Sheet is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By



This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

Executive Summary

Supplement maker is fined $2.3 mil. for failing to disclose use of ephedrine hydrochloride and caffeine anhydrous in products labeled "All Natural" under Denver federal court ruling July 7. Owner and president James Cameron receives same fine and is sentenced to 21 months in prison by Judge Walker Miller. The company and Cameron pleaded guilty in January to charges of conspiring to hide use of the substances from FDA. In exchange for the pleas, the U.S. attorney dismissed remaining charges stemming from Chemins' manufacture of Formula One supplements with ma huang and kola nut between December 1992 and June 1994 (1"The Tan Sheet" Oct. 25, 1999, p. 5)

You may also be interested in...

Chemins, Company Exec Indicted On Misbranding, Conspiracy Charges

The founder and president of Chemins, a Colorado-based dietary supplement manufacturer, is expected to enter a plea Nov. 8 on federal charges of product misbranding, conspiracy and obstructing FDA's investigation into the firm's alleged use of pharmaceutical-grade ephedrine and caffeine in its products.

People In Brief

Perrigo promotes in pricing, planning

In Brief

Combe sells most of its OTC brands





Ask The Analyst

Please Note: You can also Click below Link for Ask the Analyst
Ask The Analyst

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts