Generating a UFI

It is up to the supplier of a product, that is the Importer or Formulator, to generate a Unique Formulation Identifier for that product.  Anyone reselling the product should use the same UFI (assuming the mixture has not been altered in any way).

The UFI number format is a mixture of alphabetical and numerical figures in the a 16-figure format, with 4 blocks of numbers or letters separated by hyphens as follows:  XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX .

To generate a number, you need to input information at  As we have not carried out this procedure, we cannot offer any advice on how the system works at the time of writing (July 2017).

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