University Alliances


Deerland Probiotics & Enzymes has alliances with several respected universities, collaborating through clinical research based on each institution’s specific area of expertise.

Regulatory Alliances

Our relationships with regulatory consultants and other industry leaders ensure Deerland Probiotics & Enzymes and our customers stay abreast of any changes that may affect the dietary supplement industry.

Technical Alliances

Deerland Probiotics & Enzymes’ VP of Technology, Dr.John Deaton, and Director of QC Maggie Leroux are active members of AOAC International, a globally recognized association whose members are comprised of government agencies, academia, international organizations, contract research organizations, rapid assay developers, high technology providers and instrument manufacturers. AOAC’s primary activity is the development of globally accepted standards to support its mission to attain the vision of “worldwide confidence in analytical results”.

Industry Trade Associations

Enzyme Technical Association (ETA)
Deerland Probiotics & Enzymes is a proud member of the Enzyme Technical Association (ETA), a trade association which has taken an active role in assisting in the development of regulations and policies that affect the enzyme industry.  Scott Ravech, CEO of Deerland Probiotics & Enzymes, serves as the chair of the ETA’s dietary supplements committee.

Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN)
The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) is the leading trade association representing dietary supplement manufacturers and ingredient suppliers. As a member of CRN, Deerland Probiotics & Enzymes voluntarily adheres to a strong code of ethics and manufacturing standards.


International Probiotics Association (IPA)
The International Probiotics Association (IPA) is an international organization with members equally divided between industry and academia and its goal is to provide a unique forum for the exchange of research and the latest breakthroughs in probiotic technology and new product development.

Canadian Health Food Association (CHFA)
Deerland Probiotics & Enzymes is a member of the Canadian Health Food Association (CHFA), Canada’s largest trade association dedicated to natural health and organic products.

Coalition for Supplement Sustainability
Deerland Probiotics & Enzymes is a founding member of the Coalition for Supplement Sustainability, a member-driven trade association of the dietary supplement industry, established to maintain sustainable, independently verifiable and transparent standards across the entire supplement supply chain.