Dietary Supplement and Food Manufacturing Quality Compliance Report

Excelsior SuperFoods takes quality compliance seriously. Our goal is produce the highest quality products in the industry.

 

  1. Excelsior SuperFoods Follows CGMP – CGMP refers to the Current Good Manufacturing Practice regulations enforced by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). CGMPs provide for systems that assure proper design, monitoring, and control of manufacturing processes and facilities. Excelsior SuperFoods specifically follows CFR 21 Part 111: Current Good Manufacturing Practice (CGMP) in Manufacturing, Packaging, Labeling, Or Holding Operations For Dietary Supplements that requires persons who manufacture, package, label, or hold a dietary supplement to establish and follow current good manufacturing practice to ensure the quality of the dietary supplement and to ensure that the dietary supplement is packaged and labeled as specified in the master manufacturing record.
  2. Quality processes to ensure identity, purity, strength, and composition. The CGMP rule defines “quality” to mean “that the dietary supplement consistently meets the established specifications for identity, purity, strength, and composition and limits on contaminants, and has been manufactured, packaged, labeled, and held under conditions to prevent adulteration.
  3. FDA Registered and Audited. Excelsior is a registered food facility with the FDA. Our last audit in 2016 resulted in no observations.
  4. GMP Training Program: All employees are trained annually in Good Manufacturing Practices and Good Documentation Practices per our company policies to ensure safe, and sanitary work environment and quality finished products. Employees are also trained on specific job duties as required. Trainings are recorded to ensure compliance.
  5. Raw Material Testing. All raw materials that enter the facility are tested for microbiology, heavy metals, and identity before being released
  6. Preventative Maintenance Program: All equipment for manufacture, dust control systems, air filtration are part of our preventative maintenance program.
  7. Hazard Control – Sifting, magnets, and metal detection are used in various steps throughout the facility to insure safe, contamination free products.
  8. Sample Retention: Retention samples of all finished products are held for 1-year beyond expiration date.
  9. Specifications: All ingredients, finished product, and packaging components have quality set specifications to ensure they match the customer requirements and highest standards of quality.
  10. Ecological Concerns: All chemicals used in the facility are safe for the users and the environment.
  11. Organic Compliant Pest Control Program: This Integrated Pest Management (IPM) techniques, with a focus on inspection and removal of pest-friendly environments, eliminating food and harborage areas avoid the need for chemicals and glue traps so are animal friendly.