Dr Smith Quality Assurance
“STC Test Mark” is a product quality certification mark. It helps consumers to identify, a t a glance, that the product has been tested by STC to relevant local and international standards. To ensure it represents the best quality mark in the market, type – testing and regular market surveillance are the key areas controlled by this scheme. STC is recognized by more than 30 international organizations; it is the longest established not-for-profit testing, inspection and certification organization in Hong Kong., fully committed to provide the most accurate, efficient and cost-effective services to the community.
GMP is a production and testing practice that helps to ensure a quality product. Many countries have legislated that pharmaceutical and medical device companies must follow GMP procedures, and have created their own GMP guidelines that correspond with their legislation. Basic concepts of all of these guidelines remain more or less similar to the ultimate goals of safeguarding the health of the patient as well as producing good quality supplements, medical devices or active pharmaceutical products.
The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) is a unit of Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing and is responsible for administering the provisions of legislation. The TGA carries out a range of assessment and monitoring activities to ensure therapeutic goods available in Australia are of an acceptable standard. At the same time the TGA aims to ensure that the Australian community has access, within a reasonable time to therapeutic advances.
FIANZ (The Federation of Islamic Associations of New Zealand Inc.) certifies all Dr Smith products are Halal complied. The Halal certification validates food items as being permissible for Muslims.This certification is done by FIANZ only after it has carefully surveyed and inspected the processing and manufacturing plant from where the product is originating.