USP in the News
Below are links to news stories in which USP appeared. Please note, you may be directed to an outside web page.
- Eyes on Excipients
Chemical & Engineering News (2/3/14)—Cover story on excipients and USP modernization.
- What’s in Your Fish Oil Supplements?
New York Times (1/22/14)—Doctor urges consumers to look for the USP Verified seal when purchasing supplements.
- New Tools to Help Detect Melamine in Skim Milk Powder
Food Quality and Safety (1/21/14) —Article on the Food Chemicals Codex Forum and reference materials for authentication of skim milk powder featuring Markus Lipp, PhD, USP’s senior director of food standards
- Natural Versus Synthetic Ingredient Debate
Nutritional Outlook (1/16/14)—USP’s senior director of food standards, Markus Lipp, PhD, discusses the similarities and differences between natural and synthetic ingredient
- McKinsey executive to head USP
The Tan Sheet (1/13/14)—People In Brief article announcing Ron Piervincenzi’s position as CEO of USP and chairman of USP’s Council of Experts standards-setting body
starting Feb. 1.