Informed-Sport is a third-party quality assurance and banned substance testing program for sport nutrition product.
Whether you’re safeguarding your athletic career or protecting your health and wellbeing, with Informed-Sport you can trust your supplement is safer for use.
What is Informed-Sport?
Informed-Sport is a third-party quality assurance and banned substance testing program for sports nutrition products. The highest levels of quality assurance for athletes. Products with Informed-Sport certification have been rigorously tested for banned substances by the world-leading anti-doping laboratory LGC. They use ISO 17025 accredited methods. Each batch of a certified product has been screened for banned substances down to part-per-billion levels. In addition, the manufacturing process must meet strict standards of quality control via thorough manufacturing audits.
Products are tested for substances banned by sporting bodies such as World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), collegiate organizations and other professional teams. Informed-Sport is the only global third-party testing and certification program that test every single batch of product prior to it being released to market.
As part of the certification program any supplement with Informed-Sport certification will be subject to regular blind testing, post-certification, to further ensure integrity of the product.
With this certification, athletes can minimize the risks often associated with untested supplements and trust they are safer for use.
Athletes can verify that a product has been tested and certified by checking that the batch number on the product is listed as a tested batch on https://www.informed-sport.com/supplement_search
Not just for the elite athletes
Even though the certification was specifically created to cater to elite athletes, it is important for any active individual to be mindful of what is in their supplements. This in order to protect their health as banned substances often can have adverse and harmful effects on the body. Products with the Informed-Sport logo have had a thorough manufacturer review as well as an ingredient assessment.
Those living an active lifestyle who are conscious about what goes in their bodies should choose products with this certification when selecting sport supplements.