Nutro Company Receives Pet Food Facility Certification

NASHVILLE, Tenn.–The Nutro Company received a new industry-wide pet food manufacturing facility certification. The Pet Food Manufacturing Facility Certification Program (PFMFCP)—created by the American Feed Industry Association and administered by Eurofins Scientific Inc.—is based on a strict set of guidelines and protocols designed to address pet food safety.


Manufacturers that demonstrate a commitment to safety, and abide by and pass a detailed 32-point safety audit, receive the certification. The audit covers all facets of the food making process, including ingredient monitoring, identification and traceability, microbial control, manufacturing and processing, finished product analysis, infrastructure of the facility, and control of documents and records.