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кратка характеристика на продукта

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РАЗДЕЛ 1. ИДЕНТИФИКАЦИЯ НА ВЕЩЕСТВОТО/СМЕСТА И НА

ДРУЖЕСТВОТО/ПРЕДПРИЯТИЕТО

1.1 Идентификатори на продукта

Име на Продукта

Klercide WFI Quality Water

Код на продукта

116151E

Употреба на

веществото/сместа

Междинен продукт

Вид на веществото

Смес

Само за професионална употреба.

Информация за

разредения продукт

Не се предоставя информация за разредения продукт.

1.2 Идентифицирани употреби на веществото или сместа, които са от значение, и

употреби, които не се препоръчват

Идентифицирани употреби

Консервиращо и дезинфекциращо средство. Производствена

вода

Препоръчителни

ограничения при употреба

Само за индустриална и професионална употреба.

1.3 Подробни данни за доставчика на информационния лист за безопасност

Фирма

Еколаб ЕООД

бул. Цариградско шосе 115А

BG-1784 София, България 02 976 80 33 (от 9 до 17:30 ч.)

csbulgaria@ecolab.com

1.4 Телефонен номер при спешни случаи

Телефонен номер при

спешни случаи

02 976 80 33 (от 9 до 17:30 ч.)

Телефон на Центъра за

информация по отровите

02 915 44 09 (Клиника по токсикология при УМБАЛСМ

"Н.П.Пирогов")

Дата на

съставяне/преработка

01.09.2014

Издание

РАЗДЕЛ 2. ОПИСАНИЕ НА ОПАСНОСТИТЕ

2.1 Класифициране на веществото или сместа

Класификация (РЕГЛАМЕНТ (ЕО) № 1272/2008)

Не е опасна субстанция или смес.

Класификация (67/548/EEC, 1999/45/EC)

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Продуктът не подлежи на класифициране съгласно директивите на ЕС или според

съответното национално законодателство.

За пълния текст на R фразите, споменати в тази Секция, виж Секция 16.

За пълния текст на Н-изразите, упоменати в този раздел, виж Раздел 16.

2.2 Елементи на етикета

Етикетиране (РЕГЛАМЕНТ (ЕО) № 1272/2008)

Не е опасна субстанция или смес.

2.3 Други опасности

Неизвестни.

РАЗДЕЛ 3. СЪСТАВ/ИНФОРМАЦИЯ ЗА СЪСТАВКИТЕ

3.2 Смеси

Забележки

Няма опасни съставки

РАЗДЕЛ 4. МЕРКИ ЗА ПЪРВА ПОМОЩ

4.1 Описание на мерките за първа помощ

В случай на контакт с очите

Изплакнете с вода.

В случай на контакт с

кожата

Изплакнете с вода.

В случай на поглъщане

Изплакете устата. Потърсете медицинска помощ, ако се

появят признаци на неразположение.

В случай на вдишване

Потърсете медицинска помощ, ако се появят признаци на

неразположение.

4.2 Най-съществени остри и настъпващи след известен период от време симптоми и

ефекти

Вижте раздел 11 за по-подробна информация за въздействията върху човешкото здраве и

свързаните с тях симптоми.

4.3 Указание за необходимостта от всякакви неотложни медицински грижи и специално

лечение

Лечение

Не са идентифицирани специални мерки.

РАЗДЕЛ 5. ПРОТИВОПОЖАРНИ МЕРКИ

5.1 Пожарогасителни средства

Подходящи

пожарогасителни средства:

Прилагайте мерки за пожарогасене, подходящи за

конкретните обстоятелства и заобикалящата среда.

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Неподходящи

пожарогасителни средства

Неизвестни.

5.2 Особени опасности, които произтичат от веществото или сместа

Специфични опасности при

пожарогасене

Не е запалимо или горивно

Опасни продукти при

горене

Продукти на разлагането могат да бъдат следните

материали:

Въглеродни оксиди

Aзотни оксиди (NOx)

Серни оксиди

Оксиди на фосфора

5.3 Съвети за пожарникарите

специални предпазни

средства за пожарникарите

: Носете лични предпазни средства.

Допълнителна информация

: Остатъците от пожара и замърсената вода от пожарогасене

да се изхвърлят в съответствие с местните нормативни

актове.

РАЗДЕЛ 6. МЕРКИ ПРИ АВАРИЙНО ИЗПУСКАНЕ

6.1 Лични предпазни мерки, предпазни средства и процедури при спешни случаи

ЗА ПЕРСОНАЛ, КОЙТО НЕ

ОТГОВАРЯ ЗА СПЕШНИ

СЛУЧАИ

Разгледайте предпазните мерки, описани в раздели 7 и 8.

ЗА ЛИЦАТА, ОТГОВОРНИ

ЗА СПЕШНИ СЛУЧАИ

Ако при овладяването на разлива се налага носенето на

специализирано облекло, разгледайте внимателно

информацията в раздел 8 за подходящи и неподходящи

материали.

6.2 Предпазни мерки за опазване на околната среда

Предпазни мерки за

опазване на околната

среда

Не се изискват специални мерки за опазване на околната

среда.

6.3 Методи и материали за ограничаване и почистване

Средства за почистване

Спрете теча, ако е безопасно.Разпространението на разлива

да се ограничи като разсипаното количество препарат се

събере посредством негорим абсорбиращ материал, (напр.

пясък, пръст, вермикулит или диатомитова пръст) и се

изхвърли в контейнер за обезвреждане, съгласно местните

или национални разпоредби (виж раздел 13).Отмийте

остатъците с вода.При големи разливи, разсипаният

материал да се огради със защитен насип или да се ограничи

по друг начин, така че да се възпрепятства

разпространението му до воден път.

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6.4 Позоваване на други раздели

Вижте раздел 1 за контакти в случай на спешност.

За лична защита вижте раздел 8.

Вижте раздел 13 за допълнителна информация за начините на третиране на отпадъци.

РАЗДЕЛ 7. РАБОТА И СЪХРАНЕНИЕ

7.1 Предпазни мерки за безопасна работа

Указания за безопасна

работа с продукта

Не се изискват специални указания.

Хигиенни мерки

Не са идентифицирани специални мерки.

7.2 Условия за безопасно съхраняване, включително несъвместимости

Изисквания за складови

площи и опаковки

Да се съхранява извън обсега на деца. Съдът да се

съхранява плътно затворен. Съхранявайте в подходящи и

снабдени с етикети съдове.

Температура на

съхранение

0 °C до 25 °C

7.3 Специфична(и) крайна(и) употреба(и)

Специфична употреба(и)

Консервиращо и дезинфекциращо средство. Производствена

вода

РАЗДЕЛ 8. КОНТРОЛ НА ЕКСПОЗИЦИЯТА /ЛИЧНИ ПРЕДПАЗНИ СРЕДСТВА

8.1 Параметри на контрол

Гранични стойности на професионална експозиция

Не съдържа вещества за които има норми за наличие на работното място.

8.2 Контрол на експозицията

Подходящ инженерен контрол

Инженерни мерки

Добрата обща вентилация трябва да е достатъчна, за да

контролира и ограничава излагането на работника на вредни

вещества във въздуха.

Лични предпазни мерки

Хигиенни мерки

Не са идентифицирани специални мерки.

Защита за очи/лице (EN

166)

Не се изискват специални защитни средства.

Защита на ръцете (EN 374)

Не се изискват специални защитни средства.

Защита на кожата и тялото

(EN 14605)

Не се изискват специални защитни средства.

Защита на дихателните

Не се изисква, ако концентрациите във въздуха се поддържат

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пътища (EN 143, 14387)

под граничните стойности на експозиция, посочени в данните

за граници на експозиция. Да се използват разрешени

средства за дихателна защита, удовлетворяващи

изискванията на EС (89/656/EEC, 89/686/EEC ) или на

еквивалентни нормативни актове, ако рискът от вдишване не

може да бъде избегнат или достатъчно занижен посредством

технически средства за колективна защита или чрез мерки,

методи или процедури, засягащи организацията на работа.

Контрол на експозицията на околната среда

Основни указания

: Преценете необходимостта от осигуряване на събирателни

вани около съдовете за съхранение.

РАЗДЕЛ 9. ФИЗИЧНИ И ХИМИЧНИ СВОЙСТВА

9.1 Информация относно основните физични и химични свойства

Външен вид

: течност

Цвят

: Безцветен

Мирис

: без аромат

7.0, 100 %

Точка на запалване

Неприложим

Граница на мириса

Hяма информация

Точка на топене/точка на

замръзване

Hяма информация

Точка на кипене/интервал

на кипене

Hяма информация

Скорост на изпаряване

Hяма информация

Запалимост (твърдо

вещество, газ)

Hяма информация

Горна граница на

експлозивност

Hяма информация

Долна граница на

експлозивност

Hяма информация

Налягане на парите

Hяма информация

Плътност на парите

Hяма информация

Относителна плътност

Разтворимост във вода

разтворим

Разтворимост в други

разтворители

Hяма информация

Коефициент на

разпределение: n-

октанол/вода

Hяма информация

Температура на

самозапалване

Hяма информация

Термично разлагане

Hяма информация

Вискозитет, кинематичен

Hяма информация

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Експлозивни свойства

Hяма информация

Оксидиращи свойства

Субстанцията или сместа не e класифицирана като

оксидираща.

9.2 Друга информация

Hяма информация

РАЗДЕЛ 10. СТАБИЛНОСТ И РЕАКТИВНОСТ

10.1 Реактивност

Не са известни опасни реакции при правилна употреба.

10.2 Химична стабилност

Стабилен при нормални условия.

10.3 Възможност за опасни реакции

Не са известни опасни реакции при правилна употреба.

10.4 Условия, които трябва да се избягват

Неизвестни.

10.5 Несъвместими материали

Неизвестни.

10.6 Опасни продукти на разпадане

Продукти на разлагането могат да бъдат следните материали:

Въглеродни оксиди

Aзотни оксиди (NOx)

Серни оксиди

Оксиди на фосфора

РАЗДЕЛ 11. ТОКСИКОЛОГИЧНА ИНФОРМАЦИЯ

11.1 Информация за токсикологичните ефекти

Информация относно

вероятните пътища на

експозиция

Вдишване, Контакт с очите, Контакт с кожата

Токсичност

Остра орална токсичност

: Няма данни за този продукт.

Остра инхалационна

токсичност

: Няма данни за този продукт.

Остра дермална

токсичност

: Няма данни за този продукт.

Корозия/дразнене на

: Няма данни за този продукт.

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кожата

Сериозно увреждане на

очите/дразнене на очите

: Няма данни за този продукт.

Сенсибилизация на

дихателните пътища или

кожата

: Няма данни за този продукт.

Канцерогенност

: Няма данни за този продукт.

Репродуктивна токсичност

: Няма данни за този продукт.

Мутагенност на

зародишните клетки

: Няма данни за този продукт.

Тератогенност

: Няма данни за този продукт.

СТОO - еднократна

експозиция

: Няма данни за този продукт.

СТОO - повтаряща се

експозиция

: Няма данни за този продукт.

Токсичност при вдишване

: Няма данни за този продукт.

Потенциални ефекти върху здравето

Очи

При нормална употреба не се наблюдават или очакват

увреждания на здравето.

Кожа

При нормална употреба не се наблюдават или очакват

увреждания на здравето.

Поглъщане

При нормална употреба не се наблюдават или очакват

увреждания на здравето.

Вдишване

При нормална употреба не се наблюдават или очакват

увреждания на здравето.

Хронична експозиция

При нормална употреба не се наблюдават или очакват

увреждания на здравето.

Наблюдавани симптоми, свързани с експозицията на хора

Контакт с очите

Не са известни и не се очакват симптоми на неразположение.

Контакт с кожата

Не са известни и не се очакват симптоми на неразположение.

Поглъщане

Не са известни и не се очакват симптоми на неразположение.

Вдишване

Не са известни и не се очакват симптоми на неразположение.

РАЗДЕЛ 12. ЕКОЛОГИЧНА ИНФОРМАЦИЯ

12.1 Екотоксичност

Ефекти върху околната

Този продукт няма известни екотоксикологични ефекти.

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среда

Продукт

Токсичност за риби

: Hяма информация

Токсичност за дафния и

други водни безгръбначни.

: Hяма информация

Токсичност за водораслите

: Hяма информация

12.2 Устойчивост и разградимост

Hяма информация

12.3 Биоакумулираща способност

Hяма информация

12.4 Преносимост в почвата

Hяма информация

12.5 Резултати от оценката на PBT и vPvB

Продукт

Оценка

Това вещество/ тази смес не съдържа компоненти, считани за

устойчиви, биоакумулиращи и токсични (PBT) или за много

устойчиви и много биоакумулиращи (vPvB) в концентрации

равни или по-високи от 0,1%.

12.6 Други неблагоприятни ефекти

Hяма информация

РАЗДЕЛ 13. ОБЕЗВРЕЖДАНЕ НА ОТПАДЪЦИТЕ

Обезвреждането се извършва съгласно изискванията на нормативните актове на ЕС за

отпадъци и за опасни отпадъци.Кодовете на отпадъците се определят от потребителя, по

възможност след обсъждане с компетентните органи по обезвреждане на отпадъците.

13.1 Методи за третиране на отпадъци

Продукт

: Където е възможно, рециклирането се предпочита пред

обезвреждането и изгарянето. Ако рециклирането е

неосъществимо, да се извърши обезвреждане в съответствие

с местните нормативни актове. Отпадъците да се

обезвреждат в одобрена инсталация за обезвреждане на

отпадъците.

Замърсена опаковка

: Да се обезврежда като неизползван продукт. Празните

опаковки трябва да се предават за рециклиране или

обезвреждане на одобрено място за третиране на отпадъци.

Не използвайте повторно празните опаковки.

Европейски каталог за

отпадъци

: 200130 - други детергенти, освен тези, посочени в 20 01 29

РАЗДЕЛ 14. ИНФОРМАЦИЯ ОТНОСНО ТРАНСПОРТИРАНЕТО

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Спедиторът/доставчикът/изпращачът е отговорен да осигури опаковане, етикетиране и

обозначения в съответствие с избрания вид транспорт.

Сухопътен транспорт

(ADR/ADN/RID)

14.1 Номер по списъка на

ООН

Не е опасен товар

14.2 Точното наименование

на пратката по списъка на

ООН

Не е опасен товар

14.3 Клас(ове) опасност

при транспортиране

Не е опасен товар

14.4 Опаковъчна група

Не е опасен товар

14.5 Опасности за околната

среда

Не е опасен товар

14.6 Специални предпазни

мерки за потребителите

Не е опасен товар

Въздушен транспорт (IATA)

14.1 Номер по списъка на

ООН

Не е опасен товар

14.2 Точното наименование

на пратката по списъка на

ООН

Не е опасен товар

14.3 Клас(ове) опасност

при транспортиране

Не е опасен товар

14.4 Опаковъчна група

Не е опасен товар

14.5 Опасности за околната

среда

Не е опасен товар

14.6 Специални предпазни

мерки за потребителите

Не е опасен товар

Морски транспорт

(IMDG/IMO)

14.1 Номер по списъка на

ООН

Не е опасен товар

14.2 Точното наименование

на пратката по списъка на

ООН

Не е опасен товар

14.3 Клас(ове) опасност

при транспортиране

Не е опасен товар

14.4 Опаковъчна група

Не е опасен товар

14.5 Опасности за околната

среда

Не е опасен товар

14.6 Специални предпазни

мерки за потребителите

Не е опасен товар

14.7 Транспортиране в

насипно състояние

съгласно приложение ІІ от

MARPOL 73/78 и Кодекса

Не е опасен товар

РАЗДЕЛ 15. ИНФОРМАЦИЯ ОТНОСНО НОРМАТИВНАТА УРЕДБА

ИНФОРМАЦИОНЕН ЛИСТ ЗА БЕЗОПАСНОСТ

според Регламент (EО) № 1907/2006

Klercide WFI Quality Water

116151E

10 / 11

15.1 Специфични за веществото или сместа нормативна уредба/законодателство относно

безопасността, здравето и околната среда

Национални нормативни актове

Да се вземе под внимание Директива 94/33/ЕС за защита на младите хора на

работното място.

Други правила/закони

След употреба, отпадъците от препарата като остатъчни

количества и опаковки да се събират в специални, плътно

затварящи се и обозначени съдове и да се съхраняват

временно, след което да се предават на лица, притежаващи

разрешение за обезвреждане на отпадъци по чл. 67 от Закона

за управление на отпадъците (ЗУО).

15.2 Оценка на безопасност на химично вещество или смес

Този продукт съдържа вещества, за които се изисква оценка на химическата безопасност.

РАЗДЕЛ 16. ДРУГА ИНФОРМАЦИЯ

Изготвен от

Regulatory Affairs

Цитираните в ИЛБ величини са представени в следния формат: 1,000,000 = 1 милион и

1,000 = хиляда. 0.1 = 1 десета и 0.001 = 1 хилядна

АКТУАЛИЗИРАНА ИНФОРМАЦИЯ: Съществените изменения в законодателството или в

здравната информация, внесени в настоящото преработено издание, са обозначени с ивица

в левия край на полето на Информационния лист за безопасност.

Информацията в настоящия Информационен лист за безопасност е вярна според нашите

познания, сведения и убеждения към датата на неговото публикуване. Предоставената

информация е предназначена да служи само за указание за безопасна работа, употреба,

манипулация, съхранение, транспортиране и обезвреждане и не трябва да се счита за

гаранция или качествена характеристика. Информацията се отнася само за дадения

продукт и не е валидна за случаите на употреба в комбинация с други материали или при

други процеси, освен ако това не е оповестено в текста.

ПРИЛОЖЕНИЕ: СЦЕНАРИИ НА ЕКСПОЗИЦИЯТА

DPD+ Вещества

:

Следните вещества допринасят основно за изграждане на сценарий на експозиция на

сместа съгласно DPD+ правилата:

Път на

експозиция

Вещество

CAS номер

EINECS-No.

Без водеща субстанция, безопасен

За да изчислите дали вашите условия на труд като потребител по веригата са безопасни

и мерките за управление на риска - сигурни, моля, пресметнете вашия коефициент на

риска на уебсайта по-долу:

ИНФОРМАЦИОНЕН ЛИСТ ЗА БЕЗОПАСНОСТ

според Регламент (EО) № 1907/2006

Klercide WFI Quality Water

116151E

11 / 11

www.ecetoc.org/tra

Кратко заглавие на сценария

на експозиция

Консервиращо и дезинфекциращо средство.

Производствена вода

Дескриптори за употреба

Основни групи потребители

Производствени употреби: Употреби на субстанции, като тези

на смеси в производството

Сектори на крайна

употреба

SU3: Производствени употреби: Употреби на субстанции, като

тези на смеси в производството

Технологични категории

PROC4: Употреба в партиден процес (синтез), където се

проявява възможност за излагане

PROC8b: Трансфер на субстанция или смес

(зареждане/разреждане) от/до съдове/големи контейнери в

предназначени за целта съоръжения

Категории на продукта

PC37: Химикали за обработка на вода

Категории за отделяне в

околната среда

ERC4: Производствена употреба на работни помощни

средства за процесите и продуктите, които не стават част от

продукта

17-10-2018

Applicability of in silico tools for the prediction of dermal absorption for pesticides

Applicability of in silico tools for the prediction of dermal absorption for pesticides

Published on: Tue, 16 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Based on the “Human in vitro dermal absorption datasets” published as supporting information to the revised EFSA Guidance on Dermal Absorption, in silico models for prediction of absorption across the skin have been evaluated. For this evaluation, a systematic literature search and review was performed, identifying 288 publications describing mathematical models for prediction of dermal absorption. Eleven models potentially relevant to the regulatory assessm...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

16-10-2018

Abond Group Inc. recalls Tubeez Baby Bath Support

Abond Group Inc. recalls Tubeez Baby Bath Support

The bath support’s suction cups may not adhere to the bath surface, making it unstable and cause it to possibly tip over while in use. In addition, an infant can slip underneath the front support bar and become lodged under water posing a drowning hazard.

Health Canada

10-10-2018

Minister Bruins tekent Green Deal voor duurzame zorg

Minister Bruins tekent Green Deal voor duurzame zorg

Minister Bruno Bruins voor Medische Zorg en Sport heeft vandaag de Green Deal ‘Duurzame zorg voor een gezonde toekomst’ getekend. Hiermee maken 132 partijen uit de zorg, overheid en bedrijfsleven afspraken om de zorg in Nederland duurzamer te maken. Inzet is het terugdringen van CO2-uitstoot, zuiniger gebruik van grondstoffen, minder medicijnresten in het water en een gezonde leefomgeving voor patiënt, cliënt en zorgmedewerkers.

Netherlands - Ministerie van Volksgezondheid, Welzijn en Sport

9-10-2018

Essity Professional Hygiene North America LLC recalls Tork Foam Soap Extra Mild SKU

Essity Professional Hygiene North America LLC recalls Tork Foam Soap Extra Mild SKU

The recalled product is potentially contaminated with the bacteria Burkholderia cepacia. B. cepacia is found in soil and water and poses little medical risk to healthy people.

Health Canada

27-9-2018

Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Corporation Voluntarily Recalls

Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Corporation Voluntarily Recalls

Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Corporation is voluntarily recalling all of its products produced at the Keaau facility between Sept. 6 - 21, 2018 due to a potential contamination of Escherichia coli (E. coli). The recall was initiated due to E. coli being detected in the well water and distribution system that supplies the firm's operations. No illnesses related to the water have been reported to the state.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

20-9-2018

Vacant position at IMA's Quality Assessment Team

Vacant position at IMA's Quality Assessment Team

The Agency advertises vacancy for expert in Quality Assessment Team in Assessment Division. The Agency is looking for strong candidate who are willing to work on challenging and interesting tasks. The vacancy is a full position (100%).

IMA - Icelandic Medicines Agency

20-9-2018

Report of the third Joint Meeting of the ECDC's Food‐ and Waterborne Diseases and Zoonoses Network and of the EFSA's Zoonoses Monitoring Data Network

Report of the third Joint Meeting of the ECDC's Food‐ and Waterborne Diseases and Zoonoses Network and of the EFSA's Zoonoses Monitoring Data Network

Published on: Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The third Joint Meeting of the ECDC's Food‐ and Waterborne Disease and Zoonoses Network and of the EFSA's Zoonoses Monitoring Data Network was held on 16 and 17 October 2017 in Parma. The meeting was constructed around the principle of ‘One health approach to collaborative response to foodborne disease outbreaks in EU/EEA’ and served as an opportunity for public health authorities and food safety/veterinary authorities to meet and exchange information on the...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

14-9-2018

Development of an automated multienzymatic biosensor for risk assessment of pesticide contamination in water and food

Development of an automated multienzymatic biosensor for risk assessment of pesticide contamination in water and food

Published on: Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The goal of this research is to better address the problems related to the widespread presence of pesticides in the environment. Despite the unquestionable utility of the pesticides against various pests in the agricultural field, most pesticides and the corresponding pesticide residues are toxic to the environment and hazardous to human health. The recent literature on organophosphate compounds emphasises a clear correlation between their use and the occurr...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

13-9-2018

BioLyte Laboratories Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall Due to the Voluntary Nationwide Recall initiated by King Bio Inc. (a Raw Material Supplier) for NeoRelief for Muscle Cramping and Restlessness Topical Gel Due to Possible Microbial Contamination

BioLyte Laboratories Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall Due to the Voluntary Nationwide Recall initiated by King Bio Inc. (a Raw Material Supplier) for NeoRelief for Muscle Cramping and Restlessness Topical Gel Due to Possible Microbial Contamination

BioLyte Laboratories is voluntarily recalling lot numbers 1138, 1139, 1146, and 1160 of NeoRelief for Muscle Cramping and Restlessness Topical Gel to the retail and consumer level. King Bio Inc., a manufacturer of some of the active ingredients in this product, has been found to have some water contamination issues that potentially could have affected this product. King Bio has issued a recall of these active ingredients in BioLyte’s lot specific product. To date, there have been no reports of illness or...

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

13-9-2018

Use of next‐generation sequencing in microbial risk assessment

Use of next‐generation sequencing in microbial risk assessment

Published on: Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Despite the ever increase in rigorous control and monitoring measures to assure safe food along the entire farm‐to‐fork chain, the past decade has also witnessed an increase in microbial food alerts. Hence, research on food safety and quality remain of utmost importance. Complementary, and at least as important, is the necessity to be able to assess the potential microbial risks along the food chain. Risk assessment relies on sound scientific data. Unfortuna...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

12-9-2018

Natural Disaster Preparedness and Response (Drugs)

Natural Disaster Preparedness and Response (Drugs)

The FDA reminds consumers to have an emergency plan and to take precautions for storing water and ensuring the safety of their food and medical supplies for themselves and their pets during and after severe storms (tornados, hurricanes, blizzards) and other events that can result in power outages, flooding, or road and business closures.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

11-9-2018

Preparation of Dutch food consumption data for risk assessment

Preparation of Dutch food consumption data for risk assessment

Published on: Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The availability of detailed and high‐quality food consumption data collected at an individual level is essential for assessing the exposure to potential risks in the food chain. During the years 2012–2016, the Dutch National Food Consumption Survey was conducted in the Netherlands as part of the EU Menu survey, following the EFSA 2009 guidance on ‘General principles for the collection of national food consumption data in the view of a pan‐European dietary s...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

7-9-2018

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on new steps to help ensure the quality of and preserve access to compounded drugs by pursuing closer collaboration with states

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on new steps to help ensure the quality of and preserve access to compounded drugs by pursuing closer collaboration with states

FDA announces revised draft memorandum of understanding between FDA and the states to help ensure the quality of and preserve access to compounded drugs

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

5-9-2018

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on the agency’s global efforts to help assure product quality and transparency at foreign drug manufacturing facilities

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on the agency’s global efforts to help assure product quality and transparency at foreign drug manufacturing facilities

FDA is publishing its internal policy for how manufacturing facilities are prioritized and scheduled for surveillance inspections in an effort to ensure the quality and safety of globally produced products.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

30-8-2018

Grant agreement for piloting the Framework Partnership Agreement between the National data provider organisations in Cyprus and EFSA – Final report

Grant agreement for piloting the Framework Partnership Agreement between the National data provider organisations in Cyprus and EFSA – Final report

Published on: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Cyprus alongside with another 4 countries has participated successfully in the Grant Agreement GP/EFSA/DATA/2016/01‐GA 02, entitled: “Strategic Partnership with Cyprus on Data Quality”. The project was co‐financed by EFSA, aiming to help both EFSA and data providers from Member States to possess data of high quality in a quantitatively manageable way. The main objective of the grant agreement was the establishment of the data governance, coordination and imp...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

30-8-2018

Grant agreement for piloting the Framework Partnership Agreement between the National data provider organisations in Denmark and EFSA – Final report

Grant agreement for piloting the Framework Partnership Agreement between the National data provider organisations in Denmark and EFSA – Final report

Published on: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 During the project seven standard operating procedures (SOP) were developed for the four data domains (zoonoses, chemical contaminant, pesticide residues and veterinary medical products residues). The SOPs describe 1) How the national governance of risk assessment data is organised, 2) how data are collected and validated before delivering to EFSA covering all four domains, 3) How data is transferred to EFSA, 4) how to respond to EFSA request for clarificati...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

29-8-2018

Scientific Opinion about the Guidance of the Chemical Regulation Directorate (UK) on how aged sorption studies for pesticides should be conducted, analysed and used in regulatory assessments

Scientific Opinion about the Guidance of the Chemical Regulation Directorate (UK) on how aged sorption studies for pesticides should be conducted, analysed and used in regulatory assessments

Published on: Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The EFSA Panel on Plant Protection Products and their Residues reviewed the guidance on how aged sorption studies for pesticides should be conducted, analysed and used in regulatory assessment. The inclusion of aged sorption is a higher tier in the groundwater leaching assessment. The Panel based its review on a test with three substances taken from a data set provided by the European Crop Protection Association. Particular points of attention were the quali...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

29-8-2018

Grant agreement for piloting the Framework Partnership Agreement between the National data provider organisations in Slovakia and EFSA – Final report

Grant agreement for piloting the Framework Partnership Agreement between the National data provider organisations in Slovakia and EFSA – Final report

Published on: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Presented document is the final report of the project GA/EFSA/DATA/2017/01: “Strategic Partnership with Slovakia on Data Quality (Pilot project)”. The report describes national processes and tools in order to implement internal validation and quality control of collected data according to EFSA requirements. A description of the data transmission processes from the National Databases to the EFSA databases, terminology, data mapping and data transformations fo...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

29-8-2018

Strategic partnership with German data providing institutions on data quality (Pilot project) – Final report

Strategic partnership with German data providing institutions on data quality (Pilot project) – Final report

Published on: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 This report describes the framework of collection, management and transmission of food safety data in the Federal Republic of Germany. To adjust optimally the data governance processes to the requirements defined by the EFSA, measures had been agreed upon in order to improve the specified situation. Subsequent methodological system enhancements related to data quality are given as well as structural adjustments and the development and implementation of suppo...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

22-8-2018

Santevia Water System Inc. recalls PureEasy Shower Filter

Santevia Water System Inc. recalls PureEasy Shower Filter

The housing can unexpectedly separate releasing the mineral contents into the eyes.

Health Canada

22-8-2018

Radagast Pet Food Voluntarily Expands Recall to Include Rad Cat Raw Diet Products With Best By Dates of 10/19/18 Through 12/3/19 Due to Potential Health Risk

Radagast Pet Food Voluntarily Expands Recall to Include Rad Cat Raw Diet Products With Best By Dates of 10/19/18 Through 12/3/19 Due to Potential Health Risk

Radagast Pet Food, Inc. of Portland, OR is expanding its voluntary recall to include an additional quantity of Rad Cat Raw Diet across all varieties with Best By dates of 10/19/18 through 12/3/19 because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Radagast Pet Food is conducting this voluntary recall out of an abundance of caution because of its strong commitment to food safety and quality.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

22-8-2018

UPDATED: Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Valsartan/Amlodipine/HCTZ, Valsartan/Amlodipine and Valsartan Tablets

UPDATED: Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Valsartan/Amlodipine/HCTZ, Valsartan/Amlodipine and Valsartan Tablets

Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited is voluntarily recalling ALL LOTS within expiry of Valsartan/Amlodipine/HCTZ, Valsartan/Amlodipine and Valsartan tablets to the consumer level due to the detection of trace amounts of an unexpected impurity found in an active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) manufactured by Zhejiang Huahai Pharmaceuticals. The impurity detected in the API is N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), which is a substance that occurs naturally in certain foods, drinking water, air pollution, and industr...

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-8-2018

Clean Republic recalls Hill Topper Electric Bike Motor Controllers

Clean Republic recalls Hill Topper Electric Bike Motor Controllers

Water can enter the controller and cause it to accelerate unexpectedly posing a crash and injury hazard to the rider.

Health Canada

18-8-2018

Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Valsartan / Amlodipine / HCTZ Tablets

Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Valsartan / Amlodipine / HCTZ Tablets

Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited is voluntarily recalling 14 lots of Valsartan/Amlodipine/HCTZ tablets to the consumer level due to the detection of trace amounts of an unexpected impurity found in an active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) manufactured by Zhejiang Huahai Pharmaceuticals. The impurity detected in the API is N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), which is a substance that occurs naturally in certain foods, drinking water, air pollution, and industrial processes, and has been classified as a probabl...

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

20-7-2018

Camco Manufacturing, Inc. recalls Camco RV Awning Water Proofer

Camco Manufacturing, Inc. recalls Camco RV Awning Water Proofer

Health Canada's inspection program found the recalled product does not meet the labelling and child-resistant packaging requirements for consumer chemical products as set out in the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001.

Health Canada

19-7-2018

Assessment of the safety of feminine hygiene products

Assessment of the safety of feminine hygiene products

Today ANSES is publishing its health risk assessment on the safety of feminine hygiene products. Chemicals have been identified in these products at very low concentrations not exceeding health thresholds. The expert appraisal did not reveal any risk associated with these substances. Nevertheless, the Agency recommends that manufacturers improve the quality of these products in order to eliminate or minimise the presence of chemicals. ANSES’s expert appraisal also examined the risk of menstrual toxic sho...

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

17-7-2018

Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Valsartan and Valsartan Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets

Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Valsartan and Valsartan Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets

Teva Pharmaceuticals USA today confirmed a voluntary recall to the consumer / user level of 29 lots of single and 51 lots of combination valsartan medicines distributed under the Actavis label in the U.S. due to the detection of trace amounts of an unexpected impurity found in an active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) manufactured by Zhejiang Huahai Pharmaceutical. The impurity detected in the API is N- nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), which is a substance that occurs naturally in certain foods, drinking wat...

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

16-7-2018

Utz Quality Foods Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Soy in Utz® Carolina Style Barbeque Potato Chips

Utz Quality Foods Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Soy in Utz® Carolina Style Barbeque Potato Chips

Utz® Quality Foods, LLC., is voluntarily recalling select expiration dates of Utz® Carolina Style Barbeque Potato Chips due to undeclared soy allergen. This recall was initiated after learning a certain number of packages were mislabeled. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

13-7-2018

Water Pik, Inc. Recalls Sonic-Fusion® Flossing Toothbrush Product for Possible Health Risk

Water Pik, Inc. Recalls Sonic-Fusion® Flossing Toothbrush Product for Possible Health Risk

Water Pik, Inc. is voluntarily recalling its Sonic-Fusion® flossing toothbrush because the charging base may overheat with localized melting and sparking, possibly causing fire, shock or burns. Water Pik, Inc. has received consumer reports of product malfunctioning in the U.S. The recall is applicable only to Sonic-Fusion® products. All other Waterpik® brand flossers and toothbrushes are not affected.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

13-7-2018

Scientific guideline:  Guideline on good pharmacogenomic practice - First version, adopted

Scientific guideline: Guideline on good pharmacogenomic practice - First version, adopted

This guideline provides recommendations for the conduct of genomic studies in relation to medical therapy in order to provide high quality information on the impact of genomic variability on drug response. Primary focus is on the analysis of genomic germline DNA. The analysis of somatic DNA and genomic biomarkers for cancer treatment is not being discussed and might be developed as an Annex or in separate guidance.

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

6-7-2018

Radagast Pet Food, Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Three Lots of Rad Cat Raw Diet Free-Range Chicken Recipe and One Lot of Pasture-Raised Venison Recipe Because of Possible Health Risk

Radagast Pet Food, Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Three Lots of Rad Cat Raw Diet Free-Range Chicken Recipe and One Lot of Pasture-Raised Venison Recipe Because of Possible Health Risk

Radagast Pet Food, Inc. of Portland, OR is recalling three lots of Rad Cat Raw Diet Free-Range Chicken Recipe because testing results indicate they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The Company is also recalling one lot of Rad Cat Raw Diet Pasture-Raised Venison Recipe because testing results indicate it has the potential to be contaminated with Shiga Toxin producing E. coli O121. This recall is being conducted out of an abundance of caution. Due to Radagast Pet Food’s ...

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

28-6-2018

Ambient air quality: ANSES recommends the surveillance of 1,3-butadiene and the enhanced monitoring of ultrafine particles (UFPs) and carbon black

Ambient air quality: ANSES recommends the surveillance of 1,3-butadiene and the enhanced monitoring of ultrafine particles (UFPs) and carbon black

The European monitoring strategy for air quality relies heavily on quality standards for a number of pollutants. Advances in knowledge on the toxicity of substances and their emissions in the atmosphere have shown that certain pollutants that may have an impact on human health are not currently taken into account in regulatory monitoring. ANSES therefore received a formal request from the Ministries of Ecology and Health to propose a list of new priority pollutants for this air quality monitoring to supp...

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

25-6-2018

Launch of the national exploratory measurement campaign for pesticide residues in air

Launch of the national exploratory measurement campaign for pesticide residues in air

ANSES, INERIS and the network of approved air quality monitoring associations (AASQAs) coordinated by ATMO France are today launching a campaign to measure pesticide residues in air. This first national campaign aims to improve knowledge of the pesticides found in ambient air and thus gain a better understanding of the exposure of the French population. This campaign will ultimately be used to define a surveillance strategy for pesticides in air.  

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

14-6-2018

ANSES consolidates its presence in Boulogne-sur-Mer!

ANSES consolidates its presence in Boulogne-sur-Mer!

Centrally located in the port of Boulogne-sur-Mer, the Laboratory for Food Safety's site specialising in fishery and aquaculture products is expanding! This extension, financed jointly by the Hauts-de-France Region and the local community, underlines ANSES's scientific investment in Boulogne-sur-Mer and is fully consistent with regional research dynamics for the quality and safety of aquatic products.

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

9-6-2018

Caito Foods, LLC Voluntarily Recalls Fresh Cut Melon Products Because of Possible Health Risk

Caito Foods, LLC Voluntarily Recalls Fresh Cut Melon Products Because of Possible Health Risk

Caito Foods is voluntarily recalling fresh cut watermelon, honeydew melon, cantaloupe and fresh-cut mixed fruit containing one of these melons, produced at the Caito Foods facility in Indianapolis, because these products have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

31-5-2018

H-E-B Voluntarily Issues Recall Specific flavors and container sizes of EconoMax and Hill Country Fare ice creams and Creamy Creations sherbets recalled for broken metal in processing equipment

H-E-B Voluntarily Issues Recall Specific flavors and container sizes of EconoMax and Hill Country Fare ice creams and Creamy Creations sherbets recalled for broken metal in processing equipment

Committed to the quality of its products, H-E-B is voluntarily issuing an all-store recall for certain flavors and container sizes of EconoMax and Hill Country Fare ice creams and Creamy Creations sherbets for broken metal in processing equipment found during routine maintenance. The affected products were distributed to stores in Texas and Mexico.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

25-5-2018

H-E-B Voluntarily Issues a Precautionary Recall H-E-B Ode to Olives Sliced Salad Olives Being Recalled for Potential Glass in The Product

H-E-B Voluntarily Issues a Precautionary Recall H-E-B Ode to Olives Sliced Salad Olives Being Recalled for Potential Glass in The Product

Committed to the quality of its products, H-E-B is voluntarily issuing an all-store precautionary recall for H-E-B Ode to Olives Sliced Salad Olives in 10-ounce glass jars with a best by date of Nov. 3, 2019 due to the possible presence of glass in the product.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-5-2018

Homeopathic Teething Drops, Nausea Drops, Intestinal Colic Drops, Stomach Calm, Expectorant Cough Syrup, Silver-Zinc Throat Spray, and Argentum Elixir by MBI Distributing: Recall - Due to a Lack of Adequate Controls

Homeopathic Teething Drops, Nausea Drops, Intestinal Colic Drops, Stomach Calm, Expectorant Cough Syrup, Silver-Zinc Throat Spray, and Argentum Elixir by MBI Distributing: Recall - Due to a Lack of Adequate Controls

Manufacturing products without proper process controls increases the probability that products will vary in strength, quality and purity

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

18-5-2018

Unauthorized prescription antibiotic drugs seized from Gigi's Market in Ottawa, ON, may pose serious health risks

Unauthorized prescription antibiotic drugs seized from Gigi's Market in Ottawa, ON, may pose serious health risks

Health Canada has seized four unauthorized drugs from Gigi’s Market, 23 Montreal Road, Ottawa, ON. The products (Ampicillin, Kamox, Medampi and Medomox) are labelled to contain antibiotic drugs (ampicillin or amoxicillin) that can only be dispensed by a healthcare professional to a patient with a valid prescription. The products listed below have not been evaluated by Health Canada for safety, effectiveness or quality and may pose serious health risks.

Health Canada

3-5-2018

Voluntary Recall of Certain Golden Flake, Good Health, UTZ and Weis Brand Tortilla Chips Because of Possible Milk Allergen

Voluntary Recall of Certain Golden Flake, Good Health, UTZ and Weis Brand Tortilla Chips Because of Possible Milk Allergen

Utz Quality Foods, LLC, is voluntarily recalling select expiration dates of some Golden Flake, Good Health, Utz and Weis Brand Tortilla Chip items due to potential contamination of undeclared milk allergen. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

16-4-2018

Women taking birth control pills reminded to return any packages for replacement if the pills are missing or look unusual

Women taking birth control pills reminded to return any packages for replacement if the pills are missing or look unusual

In light of continuing complaints of quality issues involving certain prescription birth control pills, Health Canada is reminding women to check their packages of birth control pills. If you notice anything unusual in the package, such as missing or damaged pills, you should return the package to the pharmacy for replacement as soon as possible. Skipping a dose because the pill is missing, or taking a damaged (for example, chipped or fragmented) pill, may increase the risk of pregnancy because less acti...

Health Canada

3-7-2017

The Icelandic Medicines Agency wishes to recruit experts to its Licencing Unit

The Icelandic Medicines Agency wishes to recruit experts to its Licencing Unit

The Agency advertises two vacancies for experts in its Quality Assessment Team. The Agency is looking for strong candidates who are willing to work on challenging and interesting tasks. Each vacancy is a full position (100%). Application deadline is up to and including 16 July 2017.

IMA - Icelandic Medicines Agency

9-9-2011

Danish Pharmacovigilance Update, 18 August 2011

Danish Pharmacovigilance Update, 18 August 2011

Among the topics covered in this issue are Vimpat® 15mg/ml syrup (lacosamide) for treatment of epilepsy, which is recalled due to a quality defect and Nplate® (romiplostim), which could increase the risk of disease progression in patients with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS).

Danish Medicines Agency

10-10-2018

As Hurricane #Michael nears land, take shelter & stay safe.

Follow weather updates on your phone or radio.

 In a tornado WARNING, go to an interior, windowless room.

 If water comes in, go to the highest floor that’s not flooded but do NOT enter a clos

As Hurricane #Michael nears land, take shelter & stay safe. Follow weather updates on your phone or radio. In a tornado WARNING, go to an interior, windowless room. If water comes in, go to the highest floor that’s not flooded but do NOT enter a clos

As Hurricane #Michael nears land, take shelter & stay safe. Follow weather updates on your phone or radio. In a tornado WARNING, go to an interior, windowless room. If water comes in, go to the highest floor that’s not flooded but do NOT enter a closed attic. pic.twitter.com/KD5WZ7gamP

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

14-9-2018

Federal Register Notice: #FDA Request for Nominations of Voting Members on a Public Advisory Committee; National Mammography Quality Assurance Advisory Committee. Nominations are due by November 5, 2018. For more information, click here:  https://go.usa.g

Federal Register Notice: #FDA Request for Nominations of Voting Members on a Public Advisory Committee; National Mammography Quality Assurance Advisory Committee. Nominations are due by November 5, 2018. For more information, click here: https://go.usa.g

Federal Register Notice: #FDA Request for Nominations of Voting Members on a Public Advisory Committee; National Mammography Quality Assurance Advisory Committee. Nominations are due by November 5, 2018. For more information, click here: https://go.usa.gov/xPgW5  #MedicalDevice

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

7-9-2018

 2018 Annual workshop of the European Network of Paediatric Research at the European Medicines Agency (Enpr-EMA), European Medicines Agency, London, UK, From: 07-Jun-2018, To: 07-Jun-2018

2018 Annual workshop of the European Network of Paediatric Research at the European Medicines Agency (Enpr-EMA), European Medicines Agency, London, UK, From: 07-Jun-2018, To: 07-Jun-2018

Enpr-EMA will hold its tenth annual workshop on 7-8 June 2018 at EMA. The workshop brings relevant stakeholders together to discuss requirements, barriers and opportunities for the conduct of high-quality clinical studies in children. The overall theme of this year’s workshop will be a ‘holistic approach to paediatric research’. Highlights of this year’s workshop include: i) short perspectives of the various stakeholders involved in paediatric research (patient/young people advisory groups, research netw...

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

6-9-2018

#FDA is launching the Quality in 510(k) Review Program Pilot to help promote efficiency and consistency in the review of certain moderate-risk medical devices. Click the link to find out more information about this new program:  https://go.usa.gov/xPxVa 

#FDA is launching the Quality in 510(k) Review Program Pilot to help promote efficiency and consistency in the review of certain moderate-risk medical devices. Click the link to find out more information about this new program: https://go.usa.gov/xPxVa 

#FDA is launching the Quality in 510(k) Review Program Pilot to help promote efficiency and consistency in the review of certain moderate-risk medical devices. Click the link to find out more information about this new program: https://go.usa.gov/xPxVa  #MedicalDevice pic.twitter.com/dOcFpbed9K

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-8-2018

Always use contact lens solution, not water, to clean and store your lenses!  #OnePairTakeCare  https://go.usa.gov/xUs89 pic.twitter.com/Jm50z0UFVu

Always use contact lens solution, not water, to clean and store your lenses! #OnePairTakeCare https://go.usa.gov/xUs89 pic.twitter.com/Jm50z0UFVu

Always use contact lens solution, not water, to clean and store your lenses! #OnePairTakeCare https://go.usa.gov/xUs89  pic.twitter.com/Jm50z0UFVu

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

15-8-2018

Scientific guideline:  Draft guideline on quality of herbal medicinal products/traditional herbal medicinal products - Revision 3 , draft: consultation open

Scientific guideline: Draft guideline on quality of herbal medicinal products/traditional herbal medicinal products - Revision 3 , draft: consultation open

This document intends to cover the general quality aspects of herbal medicinal products for human and veterinary use, including traditional herbal medicinal products for human use. It describes the special problems of herbal medicinal products and the differences between medicinal products containing chemically defined active substances.

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

15-8-2018

Scientific guideline:  Draft guideline on specifications: test procedures and acceptance criteria for herbal  substances, herbal  preparations and herbal medicinal products/traditional herbal medicinal products - Revision 3 , draft: consultation open

Scientific guideline: Draft guideline on specifications: test procedures and acceptance criteria for herbal substances, herbal preparations and herbal medicinal products/traditional herbal medicinal products - Revision 3 , draft: consultation open

This document addresses specifications, i.e. those tests, procedures, and acceptance criteria used to assure the quality of the herbal substances/preparations and herbal medicinal products at release and during the shelf-life.

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

15-8-2018

EU/3/18/1994 (Quality Regulatory Clinical Ireland Limited)

EU/3/18/1994 (Quality Regulatory Clinical Ireland Limited)

EU/3/18/1994 (Active substance: Ivosidenib) - Transfer of orphan designation - Commission Decision (2018)5555 of Wed, 15 Aug 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMA/OD/172/17/T/01

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

31-7-2018

Scientific guideline:  Draft guideline on quality, non-clinical and clinical aspects of medicinal products containing genetically modified cells, draft: consultation open

Scientific guideline: Draft guideline on quality, non-clinical and clinical aspects of medicinal products containing genetically modified cells, draft: consultation open

This guideline defines scientific principles and provides guidance for the development and evaluation of medicinal products containing genetically modified cells intended for use in humans and presented for marketing authorisation. Its focus is on the quality, nonclinical aspects and safety and efficacy requirements of genetically modified cells developed as medicinal products.

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

22-7-2018

We'll integrate #FDA’s premarket and post-market activities through a reorganization in our medical device centers, creating a broader and deeper view of device safety, effectiveness and quality across the total product life cycle. Patient Safety is at th

We'll integrate #FDA’s premarket and post-market activities through a reorganization in our medical device centers, creating a broader and deeper view of device safety, effectiveness and quality across the total product life cycle. Patient Safety is at th

We'll integrate #FDA’s premarket and post-market activities through a reorganization in our medical device centers, creating a broader and deeper view of device safety, effectiveness and quality across the total product life cycle. Patient Safety is at the center of these efforts pic.twitter.com/msK4BH9BPQ

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

16-7-2018

If you are misusing an #opioid just to keep from getting sick from #withdrawal symptoms, it’s time to break the cycle of dependence. Read our “Finding Quality Treatment for Substance Use Disorders” for hotline and provider information.  http://bit.ly/2EIJ

If you are misusing an #opioid just to keep from getting sick from #withdrawal symptoms, it’s time to break the cycle of dependence. Read our “Finding Quality Treatment for Substance Use Disorders” for hotline and provider information. http://bit.ly/2EIJ

If you are misusing an #opioid just to keep from getting sick from #withdrawal symptoms, it’s time to break the cycle of dependence. Read our “Finding Quality Treatment for Substance Use Disorders” for hotline and provider information. http://bit.ly/2EIJb9l  #MondayMotivation

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

27-6-2018

Regulatory and procedural guideline:  Quality Review of Documents general principles regarding the summary-of-product-characteristics information for a generic / hybrid / biosimilar product

Regulatory and procedural guideline: Quality Review of Documents general principles regarding the summary-of-product-characteristics information for a generic / hybrid / biosimilar product

This document outlines the general principles to follow for the preparation of the summary of product characteristics (SmPC) for a generic, hybrid or biosimilar medicinal product to be authorised via the centralised procedure using a reference medicinal product authorised either at national level or centrally.

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

14-6-2018

Find out more information about Dental Unit Waterlines at:  https://go.usa.gov/xQesx  #FDA #MedicalDevice

Find out more information about Dental Unit Waterlines at: https://go.usa.gov/xQesx  #FDA #MedicalDevice

Find out more information about Dental Unit Waterlines at: https://go.usa.gov/xQesx  #FDA #MedicalDevice

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

12-6-2018

EU/3/16/1802 (Quality Regulatory Clinical Ireland Limited)

EU/3/16/1802 (Quality Regulatory Clinical Ireland Limited)

EU/3/16/1802 (Active substance: Ivosidenib) - Transfer of orphan designation - Commission Decision (2018)3805 of Tue, 12 Jun 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMA/OD/197/16/T/01

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

3-5-2018

Regulatory and procedural guideline:  How to use the defective product report to notify a quality defect to European Medicines Agency

Regulatory and procedural guideline: How to use the defective product report to notify a quality defect to European Medicines Agency

How to use the defective product report to notify a quality defect to European Medicines Agency

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency