NSF International is an independent, not-for-profit, non-governmental organization committed to protecting public health, safety, and the environment. Established in 1944, today NSF is a world leader in standards development, product certification, education, and risk management for public health and safety. While focusing on food, water, indoor air, and the environment, NSF develops national standards, provides learning opportunities through its Center for Public Health Education, and provides third-party conformity assessment services while representing the interests of all stakeholders.
NSF is widely recognized for its scientific and technical expertise in the health and environmental sciences. Its professional staff includes engineers, chemists, toxicologists, and environmental health professionals with broad experience both in public and private organizations. NSF has earned the Collaborating Center designations by the World Health Organization (WHO) for Food and Water Safety and Indoor Environment.
Serving manufacturers operating in over 80 countries, NSF is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan USA. The NSF Mark can be found on thousands of products around the world and is recognized for its value in international trade as well as by regulatory agencies at the local, state, and federal levels.