Biothera achieved a “Superior” rating in its recent independent AIB International audit of the company’s Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) at its distribution center in Eagan, Minnesota. The AIB food safety and hygiene standard is one of the strictest standards in the world.
AIB evaluated Biothera’s facility on five criteria:
· Operational Methods and Personnel Practices
· Maintenance for Food Safety
· Cleaning Practices
· Integrated Pest Management
· Adequacy of Prerequisite and Food Safety Programs
“This rating demonstrates Biothera’s dedication to achieving the highest standard of customer service and product quality,” said Richard Mueller, Biothera president and CEO. “The company received a score of 985 on a 1000-point scale.”
About AIB International
AIB International provides Food Safety Inspections, Audits, and Certifications, Food Safety Education, and Research & Technical Services. Founded in 1919, the company is committed to protecting the safety of the global food supply chain and delivering high value educational and technical programs.
Biothera is a biotechnology company dedicated to developing novel ingredients that improve immune health. We manufacture and market patented, GRAS ingredients for functional foods and beverages, nutritional supplements, cosmetics and animal nutrition products worldwide. Peer-reviewed clinical research demonstrates that Wellmune WGP® and our other novel gluco polysaccharide ingredients safely prime key immune cells that maintain health and wellness. Wellmune WGP is recipient of an IFT Innovation Award and a Frost & Sullivan Excellence in Research Award. Biothera was founded in 1997 and is based in Eagan, Minnesota, USA.