GH Chemicals Ltd. receives World’s first Zinc oxide GMP license

GH Chemicals Ltd. is a world class manufacturer and exporter of French Process Zinc oxide. The company has been awarded the world's first Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) License to manufacture and sell pharmaceutical grade zinc oxide (USP) serving as an Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API).

This GMP license will substantially increase G.H. Chemicals' sales and exports of its high quality USP zinc oxide to leading pharmaceutical companies around the world. The license has been granted by the Canadian Government's Health Canada Products and Food Branch Inspectorate.

GH's USP line of zinc oxides conforms to all BP and EP specifications. GH Chemicals GMP License is the similar to the standards established in the EU under ICH Q7, rendering GH Chemicals eligible to export its GMP Licensed zinc oxide to the EU in accordance with Article 46b(2)(b) of Directive 2001/83/EC regarding active substances for Medicinal Products for Human Use.

GH Chemicals manufactures high quality zinc oxide at its facility in Saint Hyacinthe, Quebec, Canada and holds numerous quality awards. The company’s various grades of zinc oxide serve as raw material ingredients in industries such as pneumatic tires, custom compound rubber and plastics, ceramics, agriculture, lube oil additives, zinc specialty chemicals, food additives and pharmaceuticals.