Dietary Supplements Compendium Online Release Notes

Updated: June 17, 2020

Key Points

  • Access Point accounts with a subscription key are required for login
  • For more information on how to use the features within the Dietary Supplements Compendium online please refer to the video tutorials available from the online dashboard


  1. With the release of DSC 2020 on June 17, 2020, bookmarks and viewer activity for DSC 2019 content have been reset. Customers will need to re-establish bookmarks within DSC 2020.
  2. If a reagent title (or cross reference title) is not appearing in the navigation menu, please use the search function to find the reagent.
  3. There may be some Food Chemicals Codex monographs which only display one CAS number but may display multiple CAS numbers in the current FCC products.
  4. If an IE11 user does not have Adobe Acrobat installed, a message will display – “No PDF viewer installed. Install Adobe Acrobat to view this document".
  5. If an IE11 user has a PDF reader installed other than Adobe, e.g. PDF Architect, the PDFs may not render.


  1. Fixed: The order of some sections in FCC Appendices VII, XII, and XIII does not match the current FCC product. All sections are present in the DSC online product.
  2. Fixed: Within the Illustrations files, hyperlinks to external websites will not open in a new browser tab. If you would like to open the link in a new browser tab or window, please right click on the link and select “Open link in new tab” or “Open link in new window”.

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