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Quality Managed Solutions

We understand the nuances of compliance across numerous sets of regulations and product markets. We will guide you through every step of the process so that all you have to focus on, is running your business.


The plant based ingredient market is tracking globally as one of the fastest growing economies of all time. Following sweeping reform after the US Farm Bill of 2018 effectively legalized the production of Industrial Hemp, and most recent advancements in the U.S. House of Representatives and United Nations, some estimate more than 20 million kilograms of plant material will be cultivated during the 2020 - 2021 Harvests.

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​​​In order to meet the expected global supply chain requirements of Tomorrow’s leading Brands, company’s, entrepreneurs and speculators are rushing to build compliant capabilities to enable consistent and routine plant material extraction productization at scale. First of a kind formulations and technology, unproven timelines, understaffed teams and under resourced projects are all moving forward.  Given uncertain, and at times contradictory FDA and/or ICH guidance on regulation these uninformed activities carry great risk.


Not all oils and extracts are created equally. While final product profiles may be similar, the methods, protocols, standards and assurances of conformity implemented, in combination with the operation's environmental controls will determine the final quality and market viability of the produced ingredients.

Proper quality management  

is central to your success in the cannabis industry. With various regulatory bodies across numerous municipalities, it can be treacherous to try to navigate and operate on your own.


The specialized and industry specific QMS (Quality Management Systems) developed by Vanguard have been developed to not only meet the varied levels of quality rigor demanded, but also have been created to be accessible to current industry operators both in terms of costing as well as capability.


Standard Operating Procedure Development, Work Instructions Authorship, User Requirement Specification and Equipment Qualification Documentation are all services offered by Vanguard depending on the scope of client engagement.

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