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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16 November 2020

The Joint IPEC-PQG Good Manufacturing Practices Guide

Within the IPEC Federation, a project is ongoing to revise this guide to align the contents with the most recently published ISO 9001 standard on Quality Management (2015).

12 November 2020

New IPEC Guide: GMP Certification Scheme and Certification Body Qualification Guide For Pharmaceutical Excipients

The International Pharmaceutical Excipients Council Federation, (IPEC Federation) announces the availability of a new guide: GMP Certification Scheme and Certification Body Qualification Guide for Pharmaceutical Excipients.

3 November 2020

New IPEC Guide: Incorporation of Pharmaceutical Excipients into Product Development using Quality-by-Design

IPEC Federation announces the availability of a new guide: Incorporation of Pharmaceutical Excipients into Product Development using Quality-by-Design (QbD guide).