Unified voice to promote the best use of excipients in medicines

IPEC Federation is a global organisation that promotes quality and safety in pharmaceutical excipients. Excipients play a critical role in the manufacture of medicines by helping to preserve the efficacy, safety, and stability of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), and helping to ensure that they deliver their promised benefits to patients.

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14 September 2021

Updated IPEC Guide: GDP Audit for Pharmaceutical Excipients

The International Pharmaceutical Excipients Council Federation announces the availability of the revised IPEC Good Distribution Practices Audit Guide for Pharmaceutical Excipients (Version 3, 2021).

22 July 2021

IPEC Federation Connect: new issue available

Welcome to our latest edition of the IPEC Federation bulletin, which we hope you will find interesting. In this edition, we delve into the Federation’s objectives for 2021 and news from the IPECs around the world.

25 May 2021

Spanish version of the IPEC GDP Guide now available

IPEC Federation announces the availability of the Spanish version of the IPEC Good Distribution Practices Guide for Pharmaceutical Excipients (version 2, 2017).