OGDEN, UTAH, Dec. 2, 2014—Trace Minerals Research (TMR), a leading provider of trace mineral based supplements for over 40 years, announces that Ionic Zinc has been tested, evaluated and approved by ConsumerLab.com, a leading provider of consumer information and independent evaluations of products that affect health and nutrition.
The review conducted by ConsumerLab.com consisted of several zinc supplements and included several different manufacturers in the health and nutrition industry. The review reports whether the ingredient claims for zinc on the product’s label match the independent test results performed by ConsumerLab.com.
The review also includes testing on California Prop 65 levels for lead and United States Pharmacopeia (USP) parameters for disintegration for vitamin-mineral supplements. Ionic Zinc passed all necessary criteria during its analysis and was awarded a spot on the Approved Quality Products List. For more information about this review, including a complete list of products that were tested, please visit the company’s Web site at www.consumerlab.com.
“This is a real honor to have such a reputable company like ConsumerLab.com test and approve this product as containing what it claims on the label,” said Ryan Fisher, General Manager for TMR. “As a certified Good Manufacturing Company, we are committed to manufacturing safe and effective products. This stamp of quality from a third party company like ConsumerLab.com, who put Ionic Zinc through a comprehensive series of tests, confirms to our customers that we produce products they can trust.”
Ionic Zinc is a rich concentrated liquid dietary supplement that provides 50 milligrams of zinc sulfate, an ionic form of zinc – the form most widely recognized by the body. In addition, it contains 100 percent of the Recommended Daily Allowance (RDA) of copper per serving in the form of copper gluconate. Like all of TMR’s products, Ionic Zinc contains a full spectrum of over 72 naturally occurring ionic trace minerals from ConcenTrace®, a unique mineral complex harvested from the Great Salt Lake in Utah.
This is the second time Ionic Zinc has been reviewed and approved by ConsumerLab.com. It was last tested and approved in 2011 in a review conducted on zinc supplements and lozenges. ConsumerLab.com has been reviewing and reporting on the best nutritional health supplements in the industry since 1999 and has tested over 3,200 products, representing hundreds of brands and many different types of supplements. For more information on ConsumerLab.com, please visit www.consumerlab.com.
About TMR—Trace Minerals Research (www.traceminerals.com) is the ionic mineral supplement brand you’ve known and trusted for over 40 years. TMR is the exclusive provider of ConcenTrace® Trace Mineral Drops, an ionic, solar evaporated, GRAS-affirmed and food-grade, and Non-GMO Project Verified essential trace mineral complex that is harvested from the Great Salt Lake for food, beverage and dietary supplement use. ConcenTrace® is also the number one selling trace mineral in the natural products industry. TMR uses these naturally balanced, naturally occurring minerals as the basis for all products in its branded product line. Extensive research supports the need to keep minerals in proper balance throughout the body in order to achieve optimal health. Trace Minerals Research is focused solely on servicing the natural products industry and the company’s complete line of superior quality nutritional supplements is backed by a “Feel the Difference or Your Money Back” guarantee. In addition, TMR is Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) certified by the Natural Products Association™ (NPA) (www.npainfo.org) under the new Food and Drug Administration’s final cGMP rule [21 CFR 111] for dietary supplements and has been GMP certified since 2004.
About ConsumerLab.com (CL) – According to the company’s Web site, it is the leading provider of independent test results and information to help consumers and healthcare professionals identify the best quality health and nutrition products. Since its founding in 1999, CL has tested more than 3,400 products, representing over 450 different brands and nearly every type of popular supplement for adults, children, and pets.