Abbreviation Chemical Specifications
USP Meets or exceeds the requirements of the U.S. Pharmacopeia.
NF Meets or exceeds the requirements of the National Formulary
BP Meets or exceeds the requirements of the British Pharmacopeia
EP Meets or exceeds the requirements of the European Pharmacopeia.
JP Meets or exceeds the requirements of the Japanese Pharmacopeia.
FCC Meets or exceeds the requirements of the Food Chemicals Codex
KSA Certified Kosher
ACS Meets or exceeds the specifications as listed in “Reagent Chemicals” published by the American Chemical Society