Gemini Pharmaceuticals, a 30+-year-old contract manufacturer of dietary supplements and OTC pharmaceuticals, announced today it has participated as the Handler in the verification of a client’s product to the standard established by the Non-GMO Project. The certification was provided by NSF International as the Technical Administrator for the Non-GMO Project.
“This is affirmation by the leading organizations that we provide non-GMO products to the market, and verifies that both our supply chain, vendor relations and our internal manufacturing and quality operations can provide repeatable, verifiable products for our customers avoiding GMOs,” stated Mike Finamore, Chief Executive Officer of Gemini. He added, “This, combined with our other cGMP registrations, gives Gemini client’s assurance that their products are made to the highest industry standards.”
“Verification to the Non-GMO Project Standard assures the integrity the product claims,” said Nancy Knight, Business Unit Manager, QAI, Inc, an NSF International organization. “We welcome Gemini Pharmaceutical’s verification to the Non-GMO Project Standard, which can provide customers peace of mind knowing the manufacturing, ingredients, and products they produced to meet the rigorous verification standards.”
About Gemini Pharmaceuticals
Gemini Pharmaceuticals Inc, of Commack, NY, is a leading contract manufacturer of both dietary supplements and OTC pharmaceuticals. With over 30 years of experience, Gemini is world class manufacturer of solid dosage products with production exceeding 13 billion tablets/capsules per year. The quality of the operation has been recognized by the achievement of both NSF and TGA registrations and a Health Canada Site Reference Number. Gemini manufactures products in compliance with both Kosher and Halal requirements. For more information, please visit www.geminipharm.com.
About NSF International
NSF International (nsf.org) is a global independent organization that writes standards, and tests and certifies products for the food, water and consumer goods industries to minimize adverse health effects and protect the environment. Founded in 1944, NSF is committed to protecting human health and safety worldwide. The NSF Global Food Division provides expertise and accredited services across all supply chain sectors, including agriculture, animal feed and welfare, produce, processing, distribution, dairy, seafood, quality management software, retail, and restaurants. Services include Global Food Safety Initiative, foodservice equipment and nonfood compounds certification, HACCP validation and inspection, label claims verification and certification, DNA and food package testing, product and process development, food fraud consulting and training, and organic and Certified Transitional certification through Quality Assurance International (QAI). We also offer expert auditing, consulting and training.
About The Non-GMO Project
The Non-GMO Project is a non-profit organization committed to preserving and building sources of non-GMO products, educating consumers, and providing verified non-GMO choices. The Non-GMO Project Verified seal gives shoppers the assurance that a product has completed comprehensive third-party verification for compliance with the Non-GMO Project Standard. For more information about the Non-GMO Project and the Non-GMO Project Standard, visit www.nongmoproject.org.