York, PA (Vocus) June 22, 2010
HR® Pharmaceutical Inc. has announced that HR Lubricating Jelly & HR Clini-Clean Hand sanitizer achieved the Kosher certification by the Orthodox Union. For over 80 years, the Orthodox Union has maintained the highest standard of Kosher certification; today, the OU supervises more than 400,000 products, making it the world’s most recognized and most trusted Kosher symbol.
Like the Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval, the OU logo, is one of the world’s best-known trademarks, instilling confidence in the purchaser that the product has passed inspection and meets high quality standards.
“Being the first branded Kosher Certified Hand Sanitizer and Medical Lubricant is a true honor. We take pride in producing products with ingredients of the highest quality; our Kosher certification is further evidence of the high standards to which HR Lubricating Jelly and HR Clini-Clean Hand Sanitizer are manufactured,” said Robert L. Waltz, DMD, VP & Chief Medical Officer of HR Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
About HR Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Headquartered in York, PA, HR Pharmaceuticals Inc. manufactures and distributes HR® Lubricating Jelly and HR® Clini-Clean Hand Sanitizer.
Since 1925, HR® Lubricating Jelly has been used in a variety of medical applications from surgical & reproductive therapies to the development of the transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulator in the 1950’s. HR® Lubricating Jelly was first used as the primary echogenic medium for ultrasonic procedures dating back to the early 1960’s. HR® Lubricating Jelly provides a superior echogenic medium for imaging soft tissues such as muscles and/or tendons achieving exceptional results.
HR® Clini-Clean Hand Sanitizer is an alcohol free, dye free, hypo-allergenic and non-toxic hand sanitizer making it more effective and less harmful than alcohol based sanitizers. The active ingredient benzalkonium chloride (BZK) is an alcohol-free antimicrobial compound that has been widely used in hospitals for more that 60 years. BZK offers a broad-spectrum kill against bacteria, viruses and fungi. Laboratory studies have proven that BZK antimicrobial intensity is superior while leaving natural skin oils and micro-flora intact.
All HR® branded products are manufactured in the USA under the scrutiny of the FDA; we are an ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 13485:2003 compliant company, dedicated to meeting the most stringent of quality assurance. We source the best pharmaceutical grade ingredients followed by a production profile in accordance with the requirements of 21 CFR Part 820, Good Manufacturing Practices - cGMP & Quality Systems Requirements (QRS) for Medical Devices.
For more information visit http://www.hrpharma.com