NSF International publishes news releases related to food, water, sustainability, health sciences, home products and management systems certifications. Below are NSF’s most recent news releases. 

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 15:53

Parenteral Drug Industry Congress, a integrated platform for study, interact and collaboration in the pharmaceutical industry, has held its tenth conference in Beijing International Hotel September 6th -8th successfully. over 700 domestic and foreign regulators, associations, research institutes, enterprises and professionals participated in the conference, and had an in-depth discussion and communication about the popular drug research and development, registration, production and circulation policies and regulations, the hot and difficulty of aseptic manufacturing technology, as well as t

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 10:05

SHANGHAI – NSF International certified Henan Beijia Lubricant Science & Technology Ltd, located in China, to ISO 21469 for lubricants used in specialized industries such as food, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, tabacco and animal feed manufacturing. Certification to ISO 21469 helps processors reduce their risk of contamination and ensures the lubricant ingredients are safe in the event of incidental contact with food.

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 17:08

Cooperative agreement and initial meeting in Beijing are first steps toward development of functional product standard and certification program for Chinese functional foods and dietary supplements.

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 17:29

The China health foods market is recognized to be the hottest natural health products market as consumers around the world become more health conscious. The U.S.-China Health Products Association invited leading industry organizations, including NSF International, CCCIEMHP, China Gate Consulting, Ali-Health and the International Probiotic Association, to present at China International Nutrition and Health Industry Summit 2017 on June 19 at the Shanghai Marriott Renaissance Yu Garden hotel. Overall, this summit helped health product enterprises in China and the U.S.

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 17:13

Eighty percent of supplement ingredients in the U.S. come from China, and the U.S. is the main exporting market of herbal extract ingredients. According to China Customs’ statistics, exports of China’s herbal extracts fell in 2016, given the implementation of the U.S. Food Safety Modern Act (known as FSMA for short) and the new, more stringent enforcement of supplier management. So, herbal extract industry insiders need to face the challenges of compliance with these new regulations and international accreditations.

Wed, 06/14/2017 - 11:53
NSF experts help industry analyze technical trends in drinking water treatment products and provide insight and clarity in how to address the responsible leadership of the global water purification industry.

NSF International experts were invited to attend the third annual Global Water Purification Summit (GWPS), organized by the Direct Drinking Water Times and Aquatech China, on June 6-8 in Shanghai.

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 10:53

ANN ARBOR, Mich., USA and RHEDA-WIEDENBRÜCK, Germany — NSF International, an independent global public health and safety organization that develops standards, and tests and certifies products for the food, water, dietary supplement and pharmaceutical industries, has completed the acquisition of food safety and water testing experts G+S Laboratory in Rheda-Wiedenbrück, Germany.

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 10:12
MicroCeramics’ NanoNose water pitcher has been certified to effectively reduce arsenic V to below U.S. EPA and WHO health advisory levels

ANN ARBOR, Mich. USA; SAN JOSE, Calif, USA; and SHANGHAI, China – Global public health organization NSF International has certified the first drinking water pitcher to reduce arsenic V (pentavalent arsenic) to NSF/ANSI 53: Drinking Water Treatment Units – Health Effects, an American National Standard for drinking water treatment units.