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Q: Why choosing Spiga Nord refined glycerine?

Because Spiga Nord is the manufacturer of the finished product: the high quality of the product is maintained thanks to the fact that all aspects related to manufacturing, quality control, packaging and warehousing are under Spiga direct control and responsibility.

Q: Can Spiga Nord glycerol be used as API in pharmaceutical products?

Yes, of course.

The product complies with the specifications established by Eur. Ph. monograph 0496, General Monograph 02334 and General Test 51000 and the Active Substance Master File in CTD format is available.

Glycerol Eur. Ph. min. 99,5% vegetable origin - API” is manufactured in a separated and dedicated installation (no cross contamination is possible) in compliance with GMP guidelines applicable for substances used as API in drug products (“EudraLex - Volume 4 - Part II”). Main topics of Spiga quality management system are the management of complaints, CAPA, change control, OOS, batch record and release, batch traceability, self-inspection program, training plan is assured.

Moreover the systems used for business management (ERP) and analytical data management (LIMS) are validated according to GAMP requirements.

Q: Can Spiga Nord glycerol be used as excipient in pharmaceutical products?

Yes, of course.

The product complies with the specifications established by Eur. Ph. monograph 0496.

Glycerol Eur. Ph. min. 99,5% vegetable origin” is manufactured in a separated and dedicated installation (no cross contamination is possible) in compliance with GMP guidelines applicable for excipients.

Moreover the systems used for business management (ERP) and analytical data management (LIMS) are validated according to GAMP requirements.

Q: Can Spiga Nord glycerol be used in personal care products?

Yes, of course.

Glycerol Eur. Ph. min. 99,5% vegetable origin” Glycerol is suitable for the manufacture of personal care products and it complies with the standards established by COSMOS and ECOCERT FRANCE for cosmetic raw materials.

Q: Can Spiga Nord glycerol be used in foodstuffs?

Yes, of course.

Glycerol E422 Food Additive” is suitable to be used in foodstuff for it is complying with the requirements established by European Regulation 231/2012 for the Food Additive E422 GLYCEROL.

Q: Is Spiga Nord glycerol a versatile product?

Yes, of course.

Spiga Nord Refined glycerine can be used in a wide variety of production: from pharmaceutical, food and cosmetic formulations to tobaccos, toothpaste, polyurethanes, painting resins and explosives manufacture.

Q: Can Spiga Nord glycerol be used in 100% natural products?

Yes, of course.

Spiga Nord refined glycerol is obtained only from vegetable origin GMO free crude glycerine (absence of BSE/TSE risk) purchased by qualified suppliers.

Q: Is Spiga Nord glycerol human safe?

Yes, of course.

Thanks to a fifty years-experience in the production of refined glycerine, Spiga Nord is able to manufacture a pharmaceutical grade refined glycerine which is characterized by high chemical and microbiological purity, absence of human dangerous substances as diethylene glycol and related substances, residual solvents, micotoxins, pesticides and heavy metals.

Q: Is Spiga Nord glycerol available in every country and in various kind of packaging?

Yes, of course.

Spiga Nord is able to distribute its refined glycerol in every European and overseas country in different packaging varying from 25 kg capacity to 28 tons capacity.

The packaging employed (plastic cans and drums, internally coated iron drums, IBCs, tankers for product delivery “in bulk”) is suitable for pharmaceutical and food requirements.