Which toothpaste brands are manufactured in the United States?
statement from colgate 10-30-2008
From: Colgate-Palmolive Consumer Affairs
Subject: Response to Your Email
Thank you for contacting the Colgate-Palmolive Company.
Colgate toothpaste available for purchase in the United States
is produced exclusively in Colgate owned and operated manufacturing
facilities, each of which meets the rigorous standards of the U. S.
Food and Drug Administrations (USFDA). These Colgate facilities are
located in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.
All Colgate manufacturing facilities providing toothpaste sold
in the United States, including Mexico, are registered with the
U.S. Food and Drug Administration. These facilities are inspected
by the USFDA, which has determined that the products manufactured
there meet all appropriate USFDA standards, and are approved by the
FDA for sale in the U.S.
Every Colgate product is made in strict adherence to our
rigorous safety and quality standards, regardless of the country in
which we manufacture them. These standards include ongoing
ingredient and supplier verification procedures and quality control
checks to ensure that manufacturing processes meet Colgate
standards and that our products are safe. Our toothpaste is made
from only approved and tested ingredients of trusted origins from
Colgate believes that manufacturing our products at these
multiple locations allows us to provide our products to consumers
at the best value.
At Colgate, our reputation has been built over 200 years on the
quality and safety of our products. We appreciate the time you took
to contact us and want to assure you that we are constantly looking
at innovative ways to meet the expectations and demands of our
customers around the globe.
Georgenia R James
Consumer Affairs Representative