Dietary Supplements

USP Standards

The U.S. Pharmacopeia (USP) is a nonprofit organization aimed at helping to improve human health worldwide through the creation of standards that ensure the “quality, safety, and benefit of medicines […]

Dietary Supplements

Dietary Supplements | Polyherbal Formulation

This week, ContractLaboratory.com  received a test request from a dietary supplement manufacturer needing a third-party laboratory to perform testing on their polyherbal formulations. A polyherbal formulation is a formulation made of two […]

Pharmaceutical Particle Size Analysis
Dietary Supplements

The Importance of Pharmaceutical Particle Size Analysis

Particle size analysis, also known as micromeritics, is a commonly used technique in the pharmaceutical industry. Particle size is one of the most important factors that contributes to the efficacy […]

Dietary Supplements

Consumer Packaged Goods Reformulation

In a recent retail report, 179,600 consumer packaged goods worldwide were reformulated last year in an effort to keep up with consumers’ changing tastes (read article detailing the report, here). […]

Dietary Supplements

What are the different types of Stability Studies?

Stability studies are generally performed on pharmaceutical products, food and beverages, and beauty and cosmetic problems, as well as ingredients in each to evaluate how they are affected by external […]

Dietary Supplements

Dietary Supplements and Nootropic Testing and Analysis

Today, ContractLaboratory.com received a request from a dietary supplement manufacturer needing a laboratory for Nootropic compounds testing by HPLC. Nootropic Compounds are memory or cognitive enhancers that might be drugs, dietary supplements, […]