NZP manufactures a range of biochemicals from plant and animal derived tissue.  New Zealand remains free of all Class A animal diseases as listed by the OIE.

New Zealand’s most up to date animal disease status is available from the New Zealand Food safety Authority website (formerly MAF)

Quality Control

The QC team ensures that all raw materials are fit for use in the manufacture of NZP’s high quality products. All finished product batches are subjected to full QC testing to ensure they meet pharmacopoeial or customer specifications.

Quality Assurance

The Quality team includes a Quality Assurance section to ensure compliance with New Zealand and international GMP regulatory requirements and to ensure that the Company is continually improving its quality systems and procedures. NZP’s operations are audited annually by the New Zealand regulatory health authorities as well as by our customers. Customers include world leading pharmaceutical and microbiological media companies. QA staff manage associated GMP activities where relevant including change control, supplier qualification and the qualification of processing equipment and validation of processes.


The Quality team occupies 250 m2 of laboratory and office space.  The Quality Control laboratory is well equipped and can perform a wide range of analyses including FTIR, HPLC, capillary GC, UV/vis spectrometry, melting point, optical rotation, KF water, titrations, endotoxins, TOC, etc.  All instruments are GMP qualified and regularly calibrated.