Many people trust meaningless quality icons like those.

Quality Claims on Fancy Icons - Not Good Indicators of the Quality of Supplements

We frequently see all sorts of icons on supplements designed to put you at ease. Those icons are strictly advertising! They are used by bad actors and good brands alike.


Many of those "GMP Certified" icons are misleading because they imply GMP practices, when the product isn’t made in a GMP Certified Manufacturing facility.

The Reason for “GMP washing”

Even if a quality brand manufactures with a factory that is certified by NSF or UL or both as is the case with PureNSM Group – the brand will not be able to use the NSF or UL icons on their products or website! It would cost the brand from $5,000 to $25,000 per lot – More than cost to manufacture in many cases.
NSf UL logo

PureNSM Group has plans to solve this problem. Oskar Thorvaldsson said, “We have a registered trademark, called VeriGMP®(R) which all our contract clients can use in case they want to instead of the generic versions. Further we offer to link their COAs to each of the lots manufactured so customers and industry platforms can look the COAs up without asking anyone.

Certificate of GMP Certification

Just like Registrar Corp issues a “Certificate of Registration” for companies that are FDA registered, VeriGMP® will issue a “Certificate of GMP Certification” as long as the supplements are manufactured in a GMP certified (by NSF or UL) manufacturing plant.


This can then be used by the brands in advertising. Certificates will be issued lot by lot. VeriGMP® will also certify potency, identity and purity of supplements.

Fast and Reliable Stream of Information

The core value of VeriGMP® is that we are creating a fast and reliable information stream from brands to consumers in a marketplace that sorely needs it! VeriGMP® strives to solve the most pressing problems in the supplement industry by systematically testing supplements (from a sample selected by VeriGMP® and publishing the results. 

What is needed in the supplement industry above all else is a system that enables consumers to trust brands again. This is now completely absent. VeriGMP provides an excellent solution!

An Investment Opportunity:

VeriGMP Lab Logistics and Quality Communication System
100% Compostable Vitamin Bottles
PureNSM Group plans to go public within a year. However we are now raising funds (Equity Crowd Funding) to disrupt both quality communication in the industry with the VeriGMP® system as well as promoting the use of 100% compostable vitamin bottles. Both projects are welcomed by many brand owners. (link to investment plans)

Amazon will eventually catch on and start rewarding quality and it will be easier with the help of VeriGMP.

The story of PureNSM Group started in 1993 when we established our supplement factory. We now have 45,000 sq ft, over $14m in revenue and over $4m in sales from our own brand of supplements. We have a fully GMP trained staff. Certified GMP by UL since 2017 and by NSF since 2014.


Oskar Thorvaldsson, CEO
PureNSM, VeriGMP, Dr. Clark Store, Bernard Jensen’s, Pick Pack America
Cell Phone: 619-957-1918
Company Phone: 619-409-9077 ext 0


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