Taiyo International has achieved certification for its ingredients Sunfiber, Suntheanine, Matcha and Teavigo. The Informed Ingredient certification confirms the raw materials have been tested for over 250 banned substances in sport and minimises the risk of contamination. As mentioned in Taiyo's official press release, the certification is a first step in helping Taiyo’s customers comply with Amazon’s dietary supplement safety documentation.
Taiyo International Vice President Scott Smith commented, “Informed Ingredient certification provides our customers with the additional confidence that when they use our brands in their formulas, they are not just effective but they are also safe for athletes to use.”
Informed Ingredient is a global quality assurance programme developed for the raw materials used to produce sports nutrtion supplements. All certified ingredients undergo a robust testing process using ISO 17025 accreddited methods. When a supplement brands sees the Informed Ingredient logo, the can be assured the ingredient has been manufactured to high-quality standards and is safer for use.