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Nov 08, 2017, 11:47 ET Banned and Potentially Harmful Stimulants Found in Six Weight-Loss and Pre-Workout Supplements

Researchers at global public health organization NSF International, Harvard Medical School, the United States Department of Defense and the...


Oct 09, 2017, 10:00 ET NSF International Expands Sustainable Certifications for Apparel, Footwear and Textile Industries

NSF International, a global, independent organization that works to protect the environment and human health, is now an approved certification body...


Oct 09, 2017, 05:00 ET NSF International erweitert Beratungsdienste für Medizinprodukte in Europa durch Erwerb der PROSYSTEM AG

Der Erwerb der Hamburger Beratungsfirma erweitert das Leistungsangebot an Medizin-produkte Dienstleistungen von NSF International und ermöglicht...


Oct 09, 2017, 05:00 ET NSF International élargit ses services de conseil dans le domaine des dispositifs médicaux en Europe avec le rachat de PROSYSTEM AG

L'acquisition du cabinet de conseil allemand diversifie les offres de services liées aux dispositifs médicaux de NSF International et offre un...


Oct 09, 2017, 05:00 ET NSF International Expands Medical Device Consulting Services in Europe With Purchase of PROSYSTEM AG

NSF International, a global public health and safety organization, recently completed the acquisition of PROSYSTEM AG, a German medical device...


Oct 09, 2017, 05:00 ET NSF International amplía sus servicios de consultoría de dispositivos médicos en Europa con la compra de PROSYSTEM AG

La adquisición de la consultora alemana diversifica la oferta de servicios de dispositivos médicos de NSF International y proporciona un mayor...


Nov 30, 2016, 14:39 ET NSF International Certifies First Water Filters That Reduce PFOA and PFOS in Drinking Water

Global public health organization NSF International has developed a test method and protocol — P473: Drinking Water Treatment Units - PFOA and PFOS...


Jun 28, 2016, 09:50 ET NSF International Has Information for People Concerned About Lead in Drinking Water

Lead in drinking water has evolved into a nationwide concern. Lead can come from decaying infrastructure underground and fixtures in your home. NSF...


Jan 06, 2016, 13:46 ET NSF International Acquires DNA-Based Testing Laboratory AuthenTechnologies®

NSF International, a leading provider of auditing, testing and certification services for the dietary supplement, natural product and food...


Nov 25, 2013, 11:00 ET A NSF International acaba de adquirir no Brasil a Bioensaios Análises e Consultoria Ambiental Ltda, laboratório líder em análises de alimentos, agronegócios, água e meio ambiente.

A NSF International é uma organização global e independente de segurança em saúde pública que desenvolve normas,...


Nov 25, 2013, 11:00 ET NSF International Acquires Brazil's Bioensaios Analysis and Environmental Consultancy Ltd., a Leading Analytical Laboratory with Food, Agribusiness, Water and Environmental Testing Services

Acquisition expands NSF International's market leadership in water, food safety, pharma, agroscience and environmental services across Latin...


Feb 05, 2013, 09:38 ET Guelph Food Technology Centre, a Leading Food Safety Training, Quality and Technical Service Provider, Merges with NSF International

Clients benefit from expanded food safety services and a wider global footprint  The Guelph Food Technology Centre (GFTC), a Canadian...


Jan 29, 2013, 09:00 ET NSF International Acquires the INASSA Group LLC, a Peruvian Leader in Analytical Testing, Certification, Inspection and Training for the Seafood/Fishing, Food and Pharmaceutical/Medical Industries

Acquisition helps further expand NSF's existing certification services and operations in Latin America  NSF International, an...


Jan 29, 2013, 09:00 ET NSF International adquiere el Grupo INASSA, una empresa peruana líder en Análisis, Certificación y Capacitación para las Industrias Pesqueras y de Productos del Mar, de Alimentos y de Productos Farmacéuticos/Médicos

NSF International, una organización de inocuidad y salud pública independiente a nivel mundial, que desarrolla estándares, analiza...


Sep 04, 2012, 15:00 ET NSF International Gains United States Coast Guard Acceptance as Independent Laboratory for Ballast Water Management System Testing

Testing to reduce the risk of aquatic invasive species in lakes, streams, rivers and coastal waters  NSF International (NSF), an...


Jun 02, 2011, 10:12 ET NSF International Strategic Registrations, Ltd. (NSF-ISR) Acquires AQA International LLC

NSF-ISR and AQA-certified companies benefit from an expanded portfolio of services, a larger North American presence, and a wider global footprint...


Feb 23, 2011, 16:42 ET NSF International ouvre un NSF Shanghai Testing Laboratory (laboratoire d'essais) en Chine pour répondre à la demande croissante de services d'essais et de certification

- Le NSF Shanghai Laboratory fournira des services d'essais pour les équipements alimentaires, les suppléments et les...


Feb 23, 2011, 16:17 ET NSF International eröffnet das NSF Shanghai Testing Laboratory in China, um die wachsende Nachfrage nach Test- und Zertifizierungsdiensten erfüllen zu können

- Das NSF Shanghai Laboratory wird in ganz Asien Testdienstleistungen für die Branchen der Nahrungsmitteltechnik,...


Feb 23, 2011, 14:25 ET NSF International inaugura el NSF Shanghai Testing Laboratory en China

- NSF International inaugura el NSF Shanghai Testing Laboratory en China para apoyar la creciente demanda de servicios de prueba y...


Feb 23, 2011, 10:00 ET NSF International Opens NSF Shanghai Testing Laboratory in China to Support Increasing Demand for Testing and Certification Services

The NSF Shanghai Laboratory will provide testing services for food equipment, dietary supplements and ingredients, and consumer product industries...


Jan 06, 2011, 14:43 ET NSF International Supports New Lead-Free Definition and Regulations for Plumbing Products

Federal legislation now consistent with NSF Drinking Water Standards to help protect consumers from lead exposure NSF International, an...


Dec 16, 2010, 14:03 ET NSF International Fully Supports FDA's Increased Enforcement to Safeguard Against Adulterated Dietary Supplements and Nutritional Products

NSF Nutritional Supplement Testing and Certification Provides Protection Against Tainted or Adulterated Products NSF International, an...


Oct 20, 2010, 15:32 ET NSF International Receives EPA Approval as Third-Party Certifier and Laboratory for ENERGY STAR®

NSF can now combine ENERGY STAR energy efficiency testing and sanitation certification for all foodservice equipment manufacturers seeking to meet...


Sep 07, 2010, 16:47 ET NSF International Survey Finds U.S. Consumers Practice Inconsistent Food Safety Behaviors

Americans Need More Food Safety Education for the Home Americans are uncertain about some basic food safety practices in the home, according to a...


May 28, 2010, 15:46 ET Are You Concerned About Contaminants in Your Dietary Supplements?

Look for the NSF Mark Before You Purchase Nutritional Supplements to Make Sure They Have Been Tested for Contaminants and Undeclared Substances...