Code of Ethics

USP is committed to legal and ethical practices wherever we operate and in all that we do. Our Code of Ethics reflects this commitment and preserves USP's independence, integrity, reputation, and credibility as a volunteer-driven, science-based, standards-setting organization. The Code governs the conduct of our employees, officers, trustees, volunteers, and anyone who acts on USP’s behalf.

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