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Sight and Life, MMS, Expert Consensus, UNIMAP, ProductThe Sight and Life Special Report: Expert Consensus on an Open-Access UNIMMAP-MMS Product Specification is adapted, with permission, from “Expert consensus on an open‐access United Nations International Multiple Micronutrient Antenatal Preparation–multiple micronutrient supplement product specification” by the New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS), Multiple Micronutrient Supplementation Technical Advisory Group (MMS TAG) and Micronutrient Forum (MNF).

On 11–12 November 2019, a Technical Consultation of experts convened in Washington, DC, hosted jointly by NYAS, MMS TAG, and MNF, with funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to further refine the manufacturing and distribution of UNIMMAP–MMS globally. The specifications offered in this Special Report cover: ingredients, stability studies, packing, manufacturing standards and certificates, finished product specifications, analytical test methods, and storage and transportation requirements.