May 2021 Newsletter

Newsletter | May 2021



Statement From Our Executive Director

Hope you are doing well! The R.A.W./C.L.E.A.N. Food Certification is pioneering a Standard for the global clean food movement. The Certification represents a science-based, integrative methodology to capture the "farm to table" journey of food. This month we spotlight Humming Hump, an incredible company whose hemp-based products defines what the R.A.W./C.L.E.A.N. movement is all about.

Warmest regards,

Michelle Jeffalone
Executive Director

Featured Members


Hilary Kelsay founded Humming Hemp in the summer of 2017 to share the nutritional benefits of hemp with the world.

Hilary is passionate about partnering with small and mid-size American hemp farmers and trailblazing the US-hemp food market.  Her passion for whole food plant-based eating and regenerative agriculture are unparalleled. A busy mom of three little kids, a beekeepers wife, and 2X food company founder and CEO, the Powerful Nutrition of hemp is what keeps Hilary healthy and humming.


C.L.E.A.N./R.A.W. Certifications are holistic systems certifications for packaged food products and supplements, which integrate multiple aspects of the production process from ingredient selection to manufacturing to delivery – the entire supply chain.

They embrace and include other food certification requirements and principles like GMP, HACCP, FSMA, HARPC, USDA Organic, Non-GMO and more, and are applicable to a wide range of packaged food products and supplements, including snack bars, health drinks, fermented beverages, ready-to-eat foods, juices, oils, functional foods, and nutritional supplements.

Certified C.L.E.A.N. and Certified R.A.W. are projects of
International Center for Integrative Systems,
an ANSI member and a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
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