The new Informed Ingredient website includes extensive search functionalities, detailed certified ingredient information, and educational materials related to banned substance testing.
June 10, 2021 (Lexington, KY) - Global life sciences company, LGC, is proud to announce the launch of informed-ingredient.com, the new website for its banned substance testing and certification program Informed Ingredient. Launched in February 2021, Informed Ingredient is a global quality assurance program developed to minimize the risk of banned substance contamination within ingredients intended for the sports nutrition industry.
The new website includes a robust search functionality allowing users to filter by formulation, company name, category, goal, and regional availability. Included on the site is information related to the certification process showcasing the rigorous four-step certification process every certified ingredient undergoes. Users can also find educational materials such as white papers related to banned substance testing. These features showcase the global presence of the Informed Ingredient program and provide a seamless experience for the program’s customers.
Every ingredient tested and certified by Informed Ingredient has its own certified ingredient profile page. This page provides detailed information including the date certified, a link to the ingredient’s website, and every tested batch number.
“We are excited to announce the Informed Ingredient website to our customers and sports nutrition brands around the world,” said Paul Klinger, Business Development Director for LGC’s INFORMED programs. “Informed-Ingredient.com allows users to easily search for and find a tested ingredient while also providing extensive information by way of the certified ingredient profile page. The listing of tested batches allows supplement brands to confirm an ingredient has been certified by our program.”
Reputable suppliers can certify their ingredients with Informed Ingredient in order to help companies easily identify them as having appropriate quality systems and testing in place to ensure the integrity of supplied ingredients. All testing for Informed Ingredient is conducted at LGC’s ISO 17025 accredited laboratories in Lexington, Kentucky, and Fordham, United Kingdom.
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About Informed Ingredient
Informed Ingredient is a global quality assurance program developed to minimize the risk of banned substance contamination within ingredients intended for the sports nutrition industry. Ingredients carrying the Informed Ingredient logo are tested regularly for banned substances by LGC’s world-leading anti-doping laboratory, using ISO 17025 accredited methods. Certified ingredients must meet strict quality control standards and are screened for more than 250+ banned substances to parts-per-billion accuracy. For more information, please visit informed-ingredient.com.
The Informed brands are globally recognized banned substance testing, quality assurance, and certification programs designed to make dietary supplements safer for use. Backed by LGC’s world-class anti-doping laboratories with over 55 years of experience, the Informed brands include Informed Sport, Informed Choice, Informed Ingredient, and Informed Manufacturer. For more information on these programs visit www.wetestyoutrust.com.