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Pharmachem Laboratories, Inc.: 2017 Company Profiles

265 Harrison Ave., Kearny, NJ 07032
Phone: (800) 526-0609 • Fax: (201) 246-8105
International Phone: (201) 246-1000 (outside the U.S.)
Email: sales@pharmachemlabs.com
Website: www.pharmachemlabs.com

Custom Solutions

Custom. The word forms the first two syllables of the word customer, and it’s what separates Pharmachem from other nutritional ingredient companies. The company develops custom solutions that meet the specialized needs of its customers. Pharmachem’s customer-driven approach is the cornerstone of the company mantra—We Make Ingredients Work!

Headquartered in Kearny, NJ, Pharmachem is a leading global contract manufacturer and supplier of high quality specialty ingredients and custom blends. The company also provides advanced ingredient processing services to the nutrition, personal care and pet food industries.

Since Pharmachem’s founding in 1979, the company has achieved several certifications, including NOP (National Organic Program)-certified organic processor status. The company operates NSF cGMP (current good manufacturing practice) certified facilities throughout North America to produce the purest ingredients, in a variety of forms for specific applications. Kosher and halal certifications are available. The company also has AIB superior ratings and HACCP (hazard analysis and critical control points) programs in place.

Ingredient Processing

At Pharmachem, the company offers ingredient processing services from farm to finished product. The company grows, extracts, granulates, blends, instantizes, agglomerates, synthesizes and crystallizes it. Imagine the possibilities! Pharmachem does, every day.


• Spray drying
• Spray chilling
• Extractions and fermentation
• Agglomeration
• Plating
• Encapsulation
• Particle sizing
• Purification
• Granulation
• Liquid to powder
• Powder to liquid
• Esterification
• New ingredient development
• Value added ingredients

Contract Manufacturing

No matter the type of product—food and beverage, dietary supplements, personal care and cosmetics and nutritious pet foods—Pharmachem can make it for you. At Pharmachem, the company produces custom ingredient systems and consumer products with a just-in-time approach. Pharmachem manufactures products in a variety of forms from drink powders—to stick packs—to flexible packaging. The company supports new process development and optimization of ingredients from bench top through commercialization. Pharmachem will make your product competitive!

Quality Control (QC)

QC demands are getting stricter and more precise, and our experts remain at the forefront, ultimately ensuring your product is completely safe and uncompromised.

Pharmachem’s (QC) unit is comprised of leading technical experts in quality control receiving, analytical chemistry and microbiology. The company’s experts deploy rigorous testing to ensure that all ingredients received in its laboratories meet specifications through every stage in production: testing raw materials, during processing and finished product testing.

Pharmachem’s QC Unit:

• Keeps testing environment stable
• Ensures product purity, integrity and efficacy
• Meets or exceeds all regulatory standards and safety requirements
• Enforces cGMP compliance with Chemistry Manufacturing and Control (CMC) process
• Manages risks and expedites your product to market.

Specialty Ingredients

Pharmachem admits it, the company loves finding and marketing ingredients with powerful research that addresses the most widespread health concerns. Its branded ingredients are backed by solid science to ensure safety and efficacy. Pharmachem’s ingredients are clinically proven, cGMP, certified U.S. made, fully traceable and more.

Here are summaries of ingredients that Pharmachem can make work for you.

Phase 2 Carb Controller is the original and still number-one researched white kidney bean extract, Phase 2 has more than a dozen clinical studies demonstrating clear ability to help reduce the impact of starchy foods.

Probiotical probiotics feature Microbac microencapsulation technology. The strains include high quality, allergen-free probiotic strains as well as proprietary formulations for the dietary supplement, nutraceutical, functional food and beverage industries.

Prenulin for natural glucose support is a patent-pending ingredient that functions effectively as a “Sugar Blocker.” Prenulin is a combination formula of L-arabinose and Pharmachem’s patented FoodBound Chromium yeast, or Chromax Chromium Picolinate from Nutrition 21.

Lactium is a milk protein hydrolysate containing a bioactive peptide for stress management. Studies show it helps alleviate the symptoms of stress and synergistically promotes restful slumber.

Celadrin is an all natural proprietary ingredient designed for joint health, composed of esterified fatty acid carbons and other active synergists. Studies show it helps support mobility.

Cran-Max is a clinically studied, all natural, whole fruit cranberry extract. Studies show it has powerful bacterial anti-adhesion properties, supporting urinary tract healthy function.

Reducol is clinically proven to significantly lower low-density lipoprotein (LDL) when consumed in different foods and dietary supplements.

Further, Pharmachem provides a wide array of specialty ingredients—vitamins, minerals, amino acids, botanicals and nutritionals such as aloe vera and chia.

Because the industry is more challenging in precision, regulation and competition, it becomes increasingly exciting to Pharmachem to meet these demands. Consumers trust the idea of self-support via dietary supplements, and they are craving more.