Independent certification from the global public health organization NSF demonstrates Alkuhme’s commitment to personal care product quality and compliance with U.S. GMP requirements
[Auburn Hills, MI] [August 8, 2023] – Alkuhme’s manufacturing facility in Auburn Hills, MI was recently added to NSF’s NSF/ANSI 455-3 Cosmetics/Personal Care Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certification. Earning GMP certification from NSF verifies that a manufacturing facility has the proper methods, equipment, facilities, and controls in place to produce cosmetics/personal care products.
Alkuhme is a leading manufacturer of personal care, baby care, pet care, laundry, and household cleaning products developed with clean chemistry from natural ingredients. Alkuhme’s team of experts and chemists works with clients to formulate, test, private label and contract package high-quality and eco-friendly products. Thanks to their commitment to upholding their social, ethical, economic, and environmental responsibilities, Alkuhme is the manufacturing partner of choice for discriminating personal care brands.
“This certification is a testament to Alkuhme’s investment in and commitment to enhancing the quality of service we provide for our clients. The general public is shifting their spending toward natural, green products. Having these types of products produced in a Certified facility is the next step for all brands looking to the future as these regulations become adopted worldwide.” said Steve Berry, Alkuhme’s Chief Alchemist.
The NSF/ANSI 455 GMP standards are designed to strengthen safety, quality and trust throughout the supply chain, combine regulatory requirements with retailer quality requirements and reduce the number of audits and financial costs associated with audits. Utilizing GMP guidelines assists companies in developing and maintaining proper controls in their manufacturing process so that products are processed, manufactured and labeled in a consistent manner, and meet quality standards.
“The NSF/ANSI 455 GMP mark indicates that an NSF auditor has audited a facility, checked documents and deemed the facility compliant with GMP regulations for production,” said David Trosin, Managing Director, Global Health Sciences Certification at NSF. “We’re very pleased to grant NSF/ANSI 455 GMP certification to Alkuhme’s manufacturing facility.”
As a proud sponsor of Mother Earth, Alkuhme is committed to developing and manufacturing green and natural products. Alkuhme’s carefully crafted laundry and household cleaning products, pet care, baby care, and personal care have all been developed with clean chemistry from natural ingredients. Whether you’re looking to private label or contract package, Alkuhme’s market knowledge and natural formulation expertise can help you reach target demographics, meet business goals, and maintain your facility—without the toxins.
Alkuhme’s core values and eco-friendly philosophy drive our everyday manufacturing and packaging operations. Alkuhme is committed to upholding our social, ethical, economic, and environmental responsibilities.
NSF is an independent, global organization that facilitates standards development to minimize adverse health effects and protect the environment. With operations in 180 countries, NSF tests and certifies products for the food, water, health sciences, and consumer goods industries. Founded in 1944, NSF is committed to protecting human health and safety worldwide. NSF is a Pan American Health Organization and a World Health Organization Collaborating Centre on Water Quality, Food Safety, and Medical Device Safety.