(July 28, 2007, Chicago, IL) As the world’s premier ingredient supplier to producers of foods, beverages, and dietary supplements, DSM Nutritional Products assures the quality of its raw materials and finished products through rigorous adherence to quality control procedures.
DSM’s Quality Control Department subjects raw materials to extensive physical, chemical, and microbiological testing to ensure that the product meets both the prospective supplier’s specifications and DSM’s own high quality standards.
DSM requires that its raw material suppliers meet all relevant regulatory standards, including USP, EP, and FCC monographs. To ensure a consistent and reliable supply of raw materials, DSM audits its raw material suppliers and develops a customized audit schedule based on its evaluation of each supplier.
DSM applies the same quality standards to its finished products as well, subjecting them to stringent physical, chemical, and microbiological testing in accordance with USP, EP, and FCC standards before release for sale.
Moreover, DSM’s global manufacturing sites utilize a variety of quality certification programs, including ISO 9001:2000, HACCP, FAMI-QS, and adherence to cGMP’s. In fact, DSM’s quality standards meet and often exceed the regulatory requirements in the markets it serves worldwide.
DSM Nutritional Products has an international network of technical service, production and distribution facilities as well as sales and marketing presence in more than 100 countries. In addition to its vast ingredient portfolio, DSM provides unparalleled processing and manufacturing expertise in developing innovative formulations that provide optimum performance and health appeal.
For more information, please visit us at the 2007 IFT Food Expo in Chicago (Booth #4148). Or contact DSM Nutritional Products, Inc., at 45 Waterview Boulevard, Parsippany, NJ, 07054-1298. Phone: 1-800-526-0189. Website: www.nutraaccess.com