host picture

  |
Bookmark and Share

Herb company spends millions to get health product certification

Strauss Herb Company in Kamloops is celebrating a major victory. Health Canada has given the company's biggest seller a "natural product number."

That will finally allow it to sell Strauss Heart Drops at major grocery and drug store chains across the country.

The company has spent millions in its battle with federal regulators.

Shelley Joyce donned a hairnet and a lab coat to find out if there is still heart in the family business.
Download Flash Player to view this content.

Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

Submission Policy

Note: The CBC does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comments, you acknowledge that CBC has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that comments are moderated and published according to our submission guidelines.