The Preferred Supplier program is about quality and confidence in the supply chain from start to finish. In order to display the Preferred Supplier seal, participating companies satisfy stringent acceptance criteria each year to ensure ongoing compliance. If they are a Preferred Supplier, you can trust they’ve taken the critical steps necessary to display the seal.
About Alkemist Labs
Alkemist Labs, founded in 1997, is an established leader in botanical identity testing with expanded capabilities in phytochemical potency analysis. Because natural products are complex, testing them right takes more than a combination of different analytical techniques, it also requires the expertise to know when and how to apply those analytical techniques accurately. Our ISO/IEC 17025 flexible scope accreditation signifies that outside specialists have confirmed our expertise. Our Certificate of Analysis is transparent and comprehensive, including everything you need to reproduce the analysis, and defend the results to auditors. We can also provide an easier to read, consumer-friendly version should you choose to give your customers access to test results.
Our testing expertise covers all herbs in commerce, including those in the hemp/CBD category.
In addition to services such as identity verification by HPTLC and microscopy and potency testing by HPLC and GC, we can establish test methods for your finished product. Alkemist Labs also offers a catalog of reference materials to be used by your in-house laboratory. These critical tools for botanical identity verification, including the Alkemist Labs complete line of Composite Reference Botanicals (CRBs) and AHP-Verified Botanical Reference Materials (BRMs), all easily purchased through the Alkemist e-commerce section of the website.
Full method transparency, personalized technical support, and unrivaled customer service are our hallmarks. With our undisputed expertise in this very specialized area of testing, we can help you in all aspects of ensuring that you know exactly what is in your products. Our support ranges from guiding you through selection of reference materials, to determining what tests are appropriate, to facilitating resolution if testing discrepancies arise, with the end result of your having confidence in your products, and the tools to demonstrate it to regulators and customers. Our four-day turnaround time for identity testing keeps your production schedule on track.
Alkemist Lab’s mission is to bring transparency to all areas of natural products industry testing includes education tools designed to demystify testing and help companies obtain accurate results to support regulatory compliance and illustrate their quality commitment to consumers.
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