Madisonville, KY, March, 2015 - MMLI employees completed the annual Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) training provided by Ashland Specialty Ingredients. GMP are the practices required in order to confirm the guidelines recommended by agencies in the United Stated, Canada, Europe, China, and other countries that control authorization and licensing for manufacture and sale of food, drug products, and active pharmaceutical products. These guidelines provide minimum requirements that a pharmaceutical or a food product manufacturer must meet to assure that the products are of high quality and do not pose any risk to the consumer or public.
February 6, 2015 - Founded in 1952 by John Wesley McCoy, McCoy & McCoy Laboratories, Inc. is celebrating 63 years of excellence in laboratory testing in Madisonville/Hopkins County, and they are our Industry of the Month for February. The company's initial services included the testing of drinking water and waste water, but they have since diversified to include analytics on cosmetics, tobacco, and supplements. McCoy & McCoy now receives testing samples from all over the world; from as far away as Switzerland and Japan.
August 1, 2014 - McCoy & McCoy Laboratories, Inc. (MMLI) purchased Environmental Certifications Labs (ECL). This merger was enticed by the common goals of both of the family owned businesses. MMLI's intentions is to maintain the highly regarded service oriented testing services of ECL, and add even more testing capabilities to enhance our customer's potential testing needs.
McCoy & McCoy Laboratories, Inc has been providing microbiology testing since the inception of the Clean Water Act. Since then our capabilities have grown to include micro testing on cosmetics, agricultural, and tobacco products. Our stringent adherence to GLP protocols, National Environmental Laboratories Accreditation Committee, AOAC methods, U.S. Pharmacopoeia methods, Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater, along with accreditations on specific testing methods ensures the highest level of quality commitment.
Melamine is a chemical that has grabbed attention in the last few years due to several cases of it being found as a contaminant in pet foods and infant formulas, but it's most common use today is in plastics. Many of the plastic products we use every day are made from Melamine Resin. It is rugged, flame resistant and applicable to many different products. The problem comes in its misuse.