TULSA, Okla., Dec 05, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- TRC Nutritional Laboratories, a leader in the contract manufacture of vitamin and dietary supplements industry, announced it has achieved NSF International Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) Registration.
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 of TRC Nutritional Labs' facility to ensure continued conformance. GMPs for the current NSF Dietary Supplements Program are included in the NSF American National Standard 173-Dietary Supplements, the only American National Standard for Dietary Supplement.
TRC's GMP registration reflects their continued commitment to ensuring quality and satisfaction and gives companies confidence that their organization operates in conformance to established GMPs. For meeting GMP requirements, TRC received a NSF GMP registration certificate and is listed on the NSF website. "We are extremely pleased to have earned the NSF's GMP certification. TRC has been operating under GMP guidelines for many years, but this official certification demonstrates to customers the extent of our dedication to following strict quality guidelines," said Rocky Heinrich, TRC's President.
About TRC Nutritional Laboratories, Inc.
TRC Nutritional Laboratories, Inc. is a leading producer of vitamins and nutritional supplements. Centrally located in Tulsa, Oklahoma, TRC has a 75,000-square-foot custom-built office and state-of-the-art manufacturing. The TRC team has more than 27 years of experience in plant-derived mineral products, liquid formulations, encapsulation, tableting, mining and chemical formulation. TRC has supplied custom formulations sold through MLM companies, grocery, drug and health store chains, including many retailers and club stores. World-famous 75 plant-derived TRC Minerals(R) are also sold throughout the world and used in various foods, cosmetics, and livestock feeds, including some products by Estee Lauder Cosmetics, Hawaiian Tropic(R), and Vaseline(R) Intensive Care(R) lotions. For more information, please visit http://www.trclabs.com.
About NSF International
NSF International, an independent, not-for-profit organization, helps protect you by certifying products and writing standards for food, water, air and consumer goods ( http://www.nsf.org). Founded in 1944, NSF is committed to protecting public health and safety worldwide. NSF is a World Health Organization Collaborating Centre 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 Heath Education.
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