Natural Health Products Industry Certifications

GFR Pharma holds a number of natural health product industry certifications to ensure the quality and label claims of your products. Our production employees are extensively trained to ensure compliance with regulations and maintain our high standards of quality.

GMP- Health Canad Licensed Facility

GMP Compliant Manufacturer

GFR Pharma is a certified Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) manufacturer. Good manufacturing practices (GMPs) are guidelines that provide a system of processes, procedures and documentation to assure a product has the identity, strength, composition, quality and purity that appear on its label. Utilizing GMP guidelines assists companies in developing and maintaining proper controls in their manufacturing process.

Site Licences are issued by Health Canada to manufacturing sites that meet all the GMP requirements of the Natural Health Product Regulations. GFR Pharma holds a current natural health products manufacturer Site Licence.

Current Site Licence: #300079

NSF Certified Facility

NSF GMP Registered Dietary Supplement Manufacturer

NSF International’s GMP Registration Program enables manufacturers to become independently registered by NSF to meet GMP requirements. Earning GMP registration from NSF International verifies that GFR Pharma’s facility has the proper methods, equipment, facilities, and controls in place for producing and labeling dietary supplement products.

NSF GMPs were developed in accordance with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) 21 CFR part 111 regulations for the manufacturing, packaging, and distribution of dietary supplements.

NSF GMP Registration gives GFR Pharma’s customers the assurance that proper controls are maintained in our manufacturing processes so that dietary supplement and natural health products are processed, manufactured and labeled in a consistent manner, and meet quality standards.

Certificate Number: C0308719-01

Pro-Cert Organic Manufacturer

GFR Pharma is certified by Pro-Cert Organic Systems Ltd to produce certified Organic supplements and foods. Pro-Cert provides North American manufacturers with third-party certification that is recognized globally. Pro-Cert is accredited under the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s Canada Organic Regime (COR).

Organic certifications help reduce consumer confusion over Organic labels and facilitate the export of Canadian Organic products to foreign markets that require regulatory oversight.

Registered Dairy Processing Establishment

GFR Pharma is a registered Dairy Processing Establishment. Annual audits from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) verify that GFR Pharma continues to meet the safety and sanitary conditions necessary for processing products containing dairy. The Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) approach of the program is a systematic preventative approach to food safety that monitors critical processing steps and overall control systems.

The Registered Dairy Processing Establishment certification means that GFR Pharma products containing dairy are eligible for interprovincial and international exports, including exports to the European Union.

Certificate of Registration: #4479

 

Kosher Check Certified Establishment

GFR Pharma has been certified by Kosher Check (formerly known as BC Kosher) as a facility capable of manufacturing kosher products. GFR Pharma and Kosher Check will work with you to ensure that your product is made free of any substances or manufacturing practices prohibited under Kashrut regulations.

Kosher Check is a recognized member of the Association for Kashrut Organizations (AKO) and is the only agency in the world that requires their clients to be in good standing with all applicable food safety rules as a condition of kosher certification.

Kosher certification appeals to the Jewish market as well as non-religious target markets. Companies who produce certified kosher products can see a significant increase in sales from the enhanced perception of a product’s quality. Other customers including Muslims, Seventh Day Adventists, and vegetarians use kosher certifications as a reference point for their own dietary restrictions.


Testimonials

Please forward my sincere gratitude to the GFR team. You guys are seriously, seriously on-it!
Chris GFounder
We appreciate our relationship with GFR. From QC to communications, we have found working with GFR to be a pleasure, highlighted by excellent communications and reliable delivery dates. Thank you.
Michael BentleySierraSil Health Inc.
We cannot wait any longer to express our appreciation for your help during our production process.

We thank you for your professional suggestions and the quick responses to every question we have had; you have been so patient in helping us with every one of our inquiries.

Your guidance throughout the entire product development and production is a tremendous support to us.
In all my years, I can honestly say, no other company I have ever worked with has provided me with such an unparalleled level of care and service. Literally, GFR Pharma has provided my company with the best level of service I have ever experienced. You are that good, that efficient, that professional.

If there was a problem, it was fixed. If there was a challenge, it was met. If there was a deadline, it was met.

It’s time for an official thank you.
I always prefer to make our products at GFR if possible, because I am confident with your product quality and service for us.

We are growing well steadily in the Korean market and so orders are continuous and items keep increasing.

I really hope to work closely with GFR with most of our products.
James T.President
Great first experience manufacturing my product with GFR. I am definitely going to be utilizing your services in the future for more of our products and look forward to our next project with you. Thanks again!