Approach to evolving quality standards

Every day, USP continues to explore new models and flexible approaches to developing public quality standards, including risk- and performance-based approaches, that can be leveraged for improved insight and quantitative quality assessments. Together, these approaches hold promise for improving and protecting public health in the U.S. and around the world.

Examples of the flexibility USP employs in its approach to developing standards and guidelines include:

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