Santa Fe Springs, CA, February 6, 2006 – Jarrow Industries, Inc, a 45,000-square-foot contract manufacturing facility, has announced it has achieved Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) Registration through NSF International’s Dietary Supplement Certification program. Jarrow Industries successfully met all requirements included in NSF’s GMP Registration Program. Jarrow Industries provides a one-stop, full spectrum of services from formulation to encapsulation, tablet manufacturing, tablet coating and bottle and blister packaging of vitamins and nutritional supplement products for Jarrow Formulas and other private label customers.
GMPs are regulatory requirements that provide guidelines for necessary processes, procedures and documentation to assure the product produced has the identity, strength, composition, quality and purity it is represented to possess. NSF conducted a plant audit to verify compliance with GMPs and will conduct periodic audits at Jarrow Industries to ensure continued conformance. GMPs for the current NSF Dietary Supplements Program are included in NSF American National Standard 173 – Dietary Supplements, the only American National Standard for Dietary Supplements.
Jarrow Industries GMP registration reflects their continued commitment to ensuring quality and satisfaction and gives companies confidence that their organization operates in conformance to registration certificate and is listed on the NSF website.
According to Siva P. Hari, Ph.D., President and CEO, of Jarrow Industries, GMP registration is a process any reputable contract manufacturer should accomplish. “This facility was designed to be one of the highest quality supplement facilities in the United States. From day one it has always been a top priority to provide effective and affordable products and services from formulations to finished goods that are based on cGMPs.”
NSF International, an independent, not-for-profit organization, helps protect you by certifying products and writing standards for food, water, air and consumer goods (www.nsf.org). Founded in 1944, NSF is committed to protecting public health and safety worldwide. NSF is a World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Food and Water Safety and Indoor Environment. Additional services include safety audits for the food and water industries, management systems registrations delivered through NSF International Strategic Registrations, Ltd., organic certification provided by Quality Assurance International and education through the NSF Center for Public Health Education.
Jarrow Industries Inc., a 45,000-square-foot contract manufacturing facility located at 12246 Hawkins Street in Santa Fe Springs, CA, incorporates the very latest dietary supplement technology. Jarrow Industries, Inc. is a Class 10,000 capable (a rating that will permit it to handle OTCs and pharmaceuticals) and ultra low humidity control facility that produces Jarrow Formulas and private label products. Jarrow Industries, Inc. mission is reflected in its motto: “Reliable Quality and Superior Service.” The company’s philosophy is to encourage customers to visit and gain a complete sense of comfort and confidence with regard to its capabilities, cleanliness, quality and good manufacturing practices before placing an order. For more information, contact Mark Becker, Director, Advertising/Communications toll free at (800) 726-0886 or access the Jarrow Industries’ Web site at www.jiimfg.com.