Milestones & Chronicle


2015

SUN TEN Laboratories, USA receives NSF international certification.


2013

Received the fourth renewal of Australian TGA PIC/S GMP Certification with "A1" the highest compliance rating. It’s the highest-ranking GMP certification in the world.


2013

Relocated SUN TEN Group head office to Xindian District in New Taipei City


2012

Received Japan GMP renewal of foreign manufacturer site


2012

SUN TEN Receives Renewal HALAL Certification from Taichung Mosque.


2011

SUN TEN Receives Renewal HALAL Certification from Taichung Mosque


2010

SUN TEN Receives Renewal HALAL Certification from Taichung Mosque


2010

SUN TEN Laboratories, USA earns "A rating" NPA GMP certificate


2009

SUN TEN Receives HALAL Certification


2009

SUN TEN Receives Renewal Australian TGA PIC/S GMP Certification


2009

Winner of Pharmaceutics Category of The Seventh Drug Technology R&D Award for Innovative Botanical Medicine Technology (SUN TEN Phytotech, SB221)


2009

Winner of Manufacturing Technology Category of The Seventh Drug Technology R&D Award for Ground-Breaking Bitter Elimination Manufactruing Technology for Ku Jing San (Sophora & Schizonepeta Formula)


2008

SUN TEN Phytotech novel botanical medicine : SB221 has passed U.S. FDA IND


2008

New Dosage (SB221) Development : SunTen Phytotech received Industry Innovation Performance Award by Ministry of Economic Affairs in "Manufacturing/Processing" category.


2007

Winner of Manufacturing Technology Category of The Sixth Drug Technology Research Development Award Sponsored by Taiwan Ministry of Economic Affairs.


2007

Receive ISO 9001:2000 Certification from BSI


2007

SUN TEN receive Japan new accreditation of foreign manufacture GMP.


2006

60th Anniversary of SUN TEN Pharmaceutical Company


2005

Contracted by major hospitals to provide TCM dispensing service in the hospital (Taiwan).


2004

Winner of the Second International Biotechnology and Medical Care Innovation Award: HERBright Free & Easy


2004

Winner of The First Taipei Biotechnology Award for Product Excellence: Bupleurm and Peony Formula (Jia Wei Xiao Yao San)


2004

Australian TGA PIC/S GMP Certification


2004

Winner of The Third Pharmaceutical Technology R&D Award for Analytical Method for Aristolochic Acid Analysis


2003

SUN TEN Natureceutica Co., Ltd. is positioned to target neutraceutical market.


2003

Winner of the Second International Biotechnology and Medical Care Innovation Award


2002

ISO 9000 Certification by BSI


2002

Winner of Manufacturing Technology category of The Second Drug Technology Research Development Award sponsored by Taiwan Ministry of Economic Affairs.


2002

New cardiovascular botanical drug (SB221) developed by SunTen Phytotech received grant by Ministry of Economic Affairs in "Development of New Botanical Drug" category.


2001

Collaborated with PhytoCeutica Co. (USA) for an anti-cancer auxiliary drug, IND submission with USFDA, currently in Clinical Trial Phase IIa stage.


2001

Contracted by Phytopharm Inc. (UK) to manufacture “Phytopica”, a plant based product clinically proven to promote healthy skin and coat for dogs.


1999

Received ISO 9002 Certification from BSI for quality assurance standard


1997

SUN TEN Herbal Extracts Approved by American Specialty Health Project (ASHP) as reimbursable prescriptions.


1996

Began exporting to Malaysia as registered drug products.


1992

GMP certification by Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA).


1991

SUN TEN Laboratories began operations in Irvine, CA, USA.


1989

Built SUN TEN Laboratories Inc in Irvine, California, USA (美國順天堂中藥廠)


1989

GMP certification by Taiwan Health Department.


1976

Oriental Healing Arts Institute of USA founded in Los Angeles, CA. The purpose of OHAI was to introduce and teach traditional Chinese medicine among American community.


1975

Began exporting to Japan and qualified as reimbursable prescriptions by Japanese Health Insurance System.


1973

Brion Corporation was established in CA, USA.


1974

Built Hsintien Factory in Taipei County.


1972

Brion Research Institute of Taiwan founded for research and development of TCM.


1967

Opening SUN TEN Modern Chinese Medicine Clinic in Taipei, Taiwan.


1965

Published "Modern Drug Weekly of Taiwan", a weekly news report on TCM.


1946

SUN TEN Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. Founded in Taiwan.