As glossary of commonly used terms in the Industry, Manufacturing, Food Manufacturing and Recall Prevention.

  • COA = Certificate of Analysis (A legal document the supplier provided each shipment of ingredients. It contains analytical results of the quality of the ingredients)
  • CIP – Clean in Place
  • COP – Clean out of Place
  • OEM – Original Equipment Manufacturer
  • SOP – Standard Operating Procedures
  • GMP – Good Manufacturing Practices