Top Quality Is Our Promise
At Santa Cruz Nutritionals, our promise is 100% commitment to customer service, quality, and innovation. With decades of experience and leadership, we are the best contract manufacturing partner to help turn your vision into reality. We know that your brand reputation depends on a consistent, high-quality product and we are dedicated to your success.
Our Quality Program meets and exceeds all U.S. Government regulations, NSF, and strictly adheres to FDA Dietary Supplement Standards of current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs). With our deep compliance experience, we are able to share insight as you explore formulation and product ideas.
SCN is a Certified Organic Processor by Quality Assurance International (QAI) based on USDA Organic requirements. QAI provides a comprehensive certification program that allows Santa Cruz Nutritionals to guarantee our organic products meet the regulatory guidelines or standards applicable to your specific needs.
Quality Is Job #1
At Santa Cruz Nutritionals, quality is the backbone of our organization. From rigorous protocols to sourcing premium ingredients, we pride ourselves in ensuring the highest quality every step of the way.
Our Quality Program includes:
- Quality Administration
QA managers monitor the process control and continuous process improvement functions including: employee training, internal audits, supplier quality management, record retention, cost of quality and product safety
- Incoming Material Control
100% inspections on all incoming materials, including pre-inspection quarantine, lot control and utilization of NIR (Near Infrared) Spectroscopy to ensure that all material meets the identity, purity, strength and composition per the specifications
- Manufacturing Process Control
We closely monitor the process and product specifications, non-conforming material management, inspection and control plans, equipment set-up and usage instructions, and the Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)
- Outgoing Product Control
We conduct final product inspection, a positive release program, shipping audits, final batch records and confirmation of in-process control parameters
- Document Control
This critical area includes policies, master plans and QA manual, instructions, records, change control, and insurance that only the current and correct documentation is utilized
- Regulatory Compliance
We ensure that appropriate process controls, documentation and QA verifications meet the strict requirements of the cGMP’s for Nutraceutical Supplement manufacturing, in addition to Cook & Thurber’s Food Safety and Quality Audits