Nutra Supplements Celebrates Seven Years in the BSCG Certified Drug Free® Program by Having Five More Products CertifiedAugust 29, 2019
The Manufacturer of High-End Dietary Supplements in India Has a Strong Commitment to Third-Party Testing and Certification
This summer Nutra Supplements, a premier manufacturer of high-end dietary supplements in India, and BSCG (Banned Substances Control Group), a leading international third-party testing and certification provider operating out of Los Angeles, celebrate Nutra Supplements’ seventh year in the BSCG Certified Drug Free® program. As part of its continued commitment to quality, Nutra Supplements is excited to add BSCG Certified Drug Free® certifications to five more products: Nutra Dail Pro, Nutra BCAA, Nutra Creatine Monohydrate, Nutra Kids Whey, and Beetroot Bar.
“We are grateful for our flagship client in India, Nutra Supplements, for their longtime and expanding dedication to the BSCG Certified Drug Free® program,” said Oliver Catlin, BSCG President. “BSCG is pleased to help Nutra Supplements exceed the quality standards consumers and athletes in India, and worldwide, expect and deserve when it comes to drug-free products.”
Based in Pune, India, in the state of Maharashtra, Nutra Supplements has long been committed to taking extra steps to ensure its products deliver as promised and don’t contain substances that are banned in sport, or otherwise be may be harmful.
“We are proud to work with a company like BSCG, founded by the great Dr. Don Catlin, a scientist who has done more to keep sports clean than perhaps anyone else in the world. We also appreciate the opportunity to work with his son Oliver Catlin, whom we have the utmost respect for,” said Prasanna Choudhari, Nutra Supplements’ Managing Director. “Nutra Supplements takes tremendous pride in our products and great care in their development and manufacture, and we are honored that our products carry the BSCG Certified Drug Free® seal.”
He added, “We are grateful to the honorable Dr. Ashok Ahuja, the former head of the Department of Sports Medicine at NSNIS (National Institute of Sports) in Patiala, (India), for introducing us to Dr. Catlin and BSCG and making us understand the importance of testing of sports supplements by BSCG, the gold standard internationally.”
Nutra Supplements works with athletes and consumers, and offers each an individual analysis of which of the company’s products might be most beneficial for them based on their goals. To help ensure quality and safety, Nutra Supplements individually packages its protein supplements, uses tamper-free packaging, and has its products tested and certified by third-party provider BSCG, with every single batch of supplements in the sports category tested for prohibited substances.
The BSCG Certified Drug Free® program has an industry-leading testing menu, currently testing for more than 491 drugs. BSCG includes the most important drugs on the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List and is the only certification provider to include expanded coverage against prescription, over-the-counter, and illicit drugs not banned in sport. BSCG’s program offers security to athletes across the spectrum of Olympic, professional, and collegiate sport internationally and also adds a deeper level of consumer protection from other potentially harmful drug contaminants.
The BSCG Certified Drug Free® program includes a Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) quality-control process review, raw material ingredient and supplier review, and a general toxicology assessment. Testing is conducted in International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 17025 accredited laboratories. Ongoing batch testing is required with off-the-shelf random testing conducted on occasion.
Founded in 2004, Nutra Supplements first developed supplement products for athletes, growing children, pregnant women, and people over the age of 40. Today, Nutra Supplements’ many products are supplied to sporting organizations and teams, fitness gyms and health clubs, schools, and are used by decorated athletes around the world. Nutra Supplement products are recommended by a number of organizations and sporting groups in India.
BSCG was founded in 2004 by world-renowned Olympic drug-testing pioneer Don Catlin, MD, and his son, executive Oliver Catlin, to offer reputable manufacturers, brands, and distributors a third-party program to distinguish their products as free of banned substance concerns and to provide consumers and competitors assurance that what they’re consuming will not endanger their health or lead to a doping violation. Today BSCG’s certification program options include BSCG Certified Quality™ and BSCG Certified GMP™. BSCG also offers certification to the hemp and CBD product industry.
For more about BSCG and its testing and certification programs, call 1-800-920-6605, e-mail [email protected], or visit its website at www.bscg.org and download its free brochure. Join Banned Substances Control Group on Facebook, @BSCGCertified on Twitter, and BSCGCertified on Instagram.