(Windsor, Ontario, Canada – July 15, 2006) Accucaps Industries Limited, a leader in soft gelatin encapsulation products, recently received European Union (EU) Certification enabling the company to export its products to any of the EU’s 25 member countries. The certification, which has rigid industry standards, follows an intense review of Accucaps’ operations and processing standards to ensure that all products and processes reduce or eliminate potential health hazards.
Accucaps facilities and manufacturing processes adhere to the GMP standards required for the production of nutritional and pharmaceutical grade soft gel capsules. The company’s in-house analytical testing capabilities and quality control programs meet or exceed industry requirements, and delivery follows all necessary regulatory steps.
“We’ve worked hard to earn our reputation as a reliable company that delivers quality manufacturing,” states Peter Wares, Director of Accucaps, Health Care Business Unit. “This certification confirms that Accucaps is positioned to service the international marketplace and we look forward to the growth opportunities this approval from the EU affords us.”
Accucaps Industries has been manufacturing soft gel capsules since 1989. A full-service contract manufacturer, Accucaps provides soft gel capsules and final packaging solutions to a variety of industries, including pharmaceutical, health and nutritional, and health and beauty customers around the world. The company’s capabilities as a partner/supplier include custom new product development, raw material sourcing, compounding and preparation to the highest standards, engineering of custom die shapes and sizes, and high-volume production of state-of-the-art rotary soft gel machines.