Organic Technologies Earns 3rd Party CGMP Certification By NSF International For AlaskOmega® Manufacturing Facilities
COSHOCTON, OH – May 1, 2012 - Organic Technologies today announced that it has earned cGMP certification after being audited by the NSF International. NSF auditors reviewed facilities, procedures, warehouse, and documentation finding them to be in compliance with cGMPs for dietary supplements under 21 CFR 111. Organic Technologies is the producer of many fine dietary supplement ingredients, including plant sterols, tocopherols, specialty fatty acids and the AlaskOmega® line of Omega-3 concentrates available in both ethyl ester (EE) and reconstituted (rTG) forms.
“Achieving 3rd party cGMP certification of our manufacturing facilities by NSF International is a significant accomplishment for our company.” says Organic Technologies VP, Dan Wiley. “Providing our customers around the world with a independent certification that our AlaskOmega® omega-3 ingredients are produced in accordance with cGMPs for Dietary Supplements under 21 CFR 111 clearly communicates to customers our standing commitment to provide the highest quality ingredients from a clean and sanitary manufacturing facility. The NSF certification coupled with our seafood sustainability certification from the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) provides our customers with an exceptionally unique value proposition in the Omega-3 market space.”
“Achieving NSF certification validates our company policy and commitment to quality to our customers,” said Kurt Stickley, Ph.D., Director of QA for Organic Technologies. “We take pride in our quality systems and the way in which nutritional ingredients are manufactured at Organic Technologies. Recognition and verification from an independent 3rd party organization like the NSF clearly demonstrates our commitment to quality.”