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ODDELEK 1. Identifikacija snovi/zmesi in družbe/podjetja

1.1 Identifikator izdelka

Ime proizvoda

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Uporaba snovi/zmesi

Intermediat

Vrsta snovi

Zmes

Samo za poklicne uporabnike.

Podatki o redčenju izdelka

Podatkov o redčenju ni na voljo.

1.2 Pomembne identificirane uporabe snovi ali zmesi in odsvetovane uporabe

Identifikacija uporabe

Sredstvo za konzerviranje in sanitacjo. Procesna voda.

Priporočene omejitve

uporabe

Samo za industrijsko in profesionalno uporabo.

1.3 Podrobnosti o dobavitelju varnostnega lista

Družba

Ecolab d.o.o.

Vajngerlova ulica 4

2000, Maribor Slovenija 02 429 3100 (Delavnik: 8:00 - 16:00)

narocila@ecolab.com

1.4 Telefonska številka za nujne primere

Telefonska številka za nujne

primere

02 429 3100 (Delavnik: 8:00 - 16:00)

Telefonska številka Centra

za zastrupitve

Datum sestavitve/Revizije

01.09.2014

Verzija

ODDELEK 2: Ugotovitev nevarnosti

2.1 Razvrstitev snovi ali zmesi

Razvrstitev (UREDBA (ES) št. 1272/2008)

Ni nevarna snov ali zmes.

Razvrstitev (67/548/EGS, 1999/45/ES)

Ni treba, da je proizvod označen v skladu z direktivami ES ali odgovarjajočimi nacionalnimi zakoni.

Popolno besedilo stavkov 'R' omenjenih v tem Poglavju, je v Poglavju 16.

Za celotno besedilo H-izjav, omenjeno v tem poglavju, glej 16. poglavje.

2.2 Elementi etikete

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Etiketiranje (UREDBA (ES) št. 1272/2008)

Ni nevarna snov ali zmes.

2.3 Druge nevarnosti

Nobena znana.

ODDELEK 3: Sestava/podatki o sestavinah

3.2 Zmesi

Opombe

Ni nevarnih sestavin

ODDELEK 4: Ukrepi za prvo pomoč

4.1 Opis ukrepov za prvo pomoč

Pri stiku z očmi

Splaknite z vodo.

Pri stiku s kožo

Splaknite z vodo.

Pri zaužitju

Splaknite usta. Če se pojavijo simptomi, poiskati zdravniško

pomoč.

Pri vdihavanju

Če se pojavijo simptomi, poiskati zdravniško pomoč.

4.2 Najpomembnejši simptomi in učinki, akutni in zapozneli

Glej Oddelek 11 za podrobnejše podatke o učinkih na zdravje in simptome.

4.3 Navedba kakršne koli takojšnje medicinske oskrbe in posebnega zdravljenja

Oskrba, obdelava

Specifični ukrepi niso določeni.

ODDELEK 5: Protipožarni ukrepi

5.1 Sredstva za gašenje

Ustrezna sredstva za

gašenje:

Uporabljajte gasilne ukrepe, ki so primerni lokalnim okoliščinam in

bližnjemu okolju.

Neustrezna sredstva za

gašenje

Nobena znana.

5.2 Posebne nevarnosti v zvezi s snovjo ali zmesjo

Specifične nevarnosti med

gašenjem

Ni vnetljivo ali gorljivo.

Nevarni proizvodi izgorevanja

Razkrojni produkti lahko vsebujejo naslednje snovi:

Ogljikova oksida

Dušikovi oksidi (NOx)

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Žveplovi oksidi

Fosforovi oksidi

5.3 Nasvet za gasilce

Posebne varovalne opreme

za gasilce

: Uporabljajte osebno varovalno opremo.

Dodatne informacije

: Ostanke po požaru in kontaminirano vodo za gašenje požara je

treba varno odstraniti v skladu z lokalnimi uredbami.

ODDELEK 6: Ukrepi ob nenamernih izpustih

6.1 Osebni varnostni ukrepi, zaščitna oprema in postopki v sili

Nasvet za neizučeno osebje

Informirajte se o varnostnih ukrepih, naštetih v poglavjih 7 in 8.

Nasvet za reševalce

Če so pri rokovanju z razlitjem zahtevana specialna oblačila,

upoštevati podatke o primernih in neprimernih materialih v

Oddelku 8.

6.2 Okoljevarstveni ukrepi

Okoljevarstveni ukrepi

Niso potrebni posebni okoljevarstveni ukrepi.

6.3 Metode in materiali za zadrževanje in čiščenje

Metodah za čiščenja

Zaustaviti puščanje, če je varno.Zajezite in zadržite izlitje z

negorljivim absorpcijskim materialom (npr. peskom, zemljo,

diatomejsko zemljo, vermikulitom), in dajte v vsebnik za

odstranjevanje v skladu z lokalnimi/nacionalnimi predpisi (glejte

poglavje 13).Splakniti sledi z vodo.Pri večjih razlitjih zajeziti ali

drugače zadržati razlito snov in s tem zagotoviti, da ne doseže

vodotokov.

6.4 Sklicevanje na druge oddelke

Glej Oddelek 1 za podatke o kontaktu za nujne primere.

Za osebno zaščito glejte poglavje 8.

Glej Oddelek 13 za podatke o dodatni obdelavi odpadkov.

ODDELEK 7: Ravnanje in skladiščenje

7.1 Varnostni ukrepi za varno ravnanje

Navodilo za varno rokovanje

Niso potrebna posebna navodila za rokovanje/ravnanje.

Higienski ukrepi

Specifični ukrepi niso določeni.

7.2 Pogoji za varno skladiščenje, vključno z nezdružljivostjo

Zahteve glede skladiščnih

področij in vsebnikov

Hraniti zunaj dosega otrok. Hraniti v tesno zaprti posodi. Hraniti v

posodah z ustreznimi nalepkami.

Temperatura pri skladiščenju

0 °C do 25 °C

7.3 Posebne končne uporabe

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Posebni način(-i) uporabe

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ODDELEK 8: Nadzor izpostavljenosti/osebna zaščita

8.1 Parametri nadzora

Mejne vrednosti za poklicno izpostavljenost

Ne vsebuje sestavin z mejnimi vrednostmi za poklicno izpostavljenost.

8.2 Nadzor izpostavljenosti

Ustrezni inženirski mehanizmi

Tehnični ukrepi

Dobro splošno prezračevanje naj bi zadoščalo za uravnavanje

izpostavitve delavcev nečistočam v zraku.

Individualni zaščitni ukrepi

Higienski ukrepi

Specifični ukrepi niso določeni.

Zaščito za oči / obraz (EN

166)

Ni potrebna posebna varovalna oprema.

Zaščita rok (EN 374)

Ni potrebna posebna varovalna oprema.

Zaščita kože in telesa (EN

14605)

Ni potrebna posebna varovalna oprema.

Zaščita dihal (EN 143,

14387)

Ni potrebna, če se koncentracija nevarnih snovi v zraku ohrani

pod mejnimi vrednostmi, navedenimi v podatkih o mejnih

vrednostih izpostavitve. Uporabiti certificirano dihalno napravo,

skladno z zahtevami Direktiv 89/656/EGS in 89/686/EGS ali

enakovredno, kadar se tveganju za dihala ni mogoče izogniti s

tehničnimi varovalnimi sredstvi in ukrepi, metodami ali postopki

organizacije dela.

Nadzor izpostavljenosti okolja

Splošna navodila

: Upoštevati dolocilo o ograjevanju okoli posod za shranjevanje.

ODDELEK 9: Fizikalne in kemijske lastnosti

9.1 Podatki o osnovnih fizikalnih in kemijskih lastnostih

Videz

: tekoče

Barva

: Brezbarven

Vonj

: brez vonja

7.0, 100 %

Plamenišče

Se ne upošteva.

Mejne vrednosti vonja

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

Tališče/ledišče

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

Začetno vrelišče in območje

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

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vrelišča

Hitrost izparevanja

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

Vnetljivost (trdno, plinasto)

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

Zgornja eksplozivna meja

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

Spodnja eksplozivna meja

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

Parni tlak

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

Relativna gostota par/hlapov

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

Relativna gostota

Topnost v vodi

topnost v maščobah

Topnost v drugih topilih

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

Porazdelitveni koeficient: n-

oktanol/voda

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

Temperatura samovžiga

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

Toplotni razpad/razgradnja

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

Viskoznost, kinematična

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

Eksplozivne lastnosti

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

Oksidativne lastnosti

Snov ali zmes ni označena kot oksidativna.

9.2 Drugi podatki

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

ODDELEK 10: Obstojnost in reaktivnost

10.1 Reaktivnost

Nevarne reakcije pri normalni uporabi niso znane.

10.2 Kemijska stabilnost

Stabilno pri normalnih pogojih.

10.3 Možnost poteka nevarnih reakcij

Nevarne reakcije pri normalni uporabi niso znane.

10.4 Pogoji, ki se jim je treba izogniti

Nobena znana.

10.5 Nezdružljivi materiali

Nobena znana.

10.6 Nevarni produkti razgradnje

Razkrojni produkti lahko vsebujejo naslednje snovi:

Ogljikova oksida

Dušikovi oksidi (NOx)

Žveplovi oksidi

Fosforovi oksidi

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ODDELEK 11: Toksikološki podatki

11.1 Podatki o toksikoloških učinkih

Podatki o možnih načinih

izpostavljenosti

Vdihavanje, Stik z očmi, Stik s kožo

Strupenost

Akutna oralna toksičnost

: Za ta proizvod ni na voljo podatkov.

Akutna toksičnost pri

vdihavanju

: Za ta proizvod ni na voljo podatkov.

Akutno dermalno strupenost

: Za ta proizvod ni na voljo podatkov.

Jedkost za kožo/draženje

kože

: Za ta proizvod ni na voljo podatkov.

Resne okvare oči/draženje

: Za ta proizvod ni na voljo podatkov.

Preobčutljivost pri vdihavanju

in preobčutljivost kože

: Za ta proizvod ni na voljo podatkov.

Rakotvornost

: Za ta proizvod ni na voljo podatkov.

Učinki na razplojevanje

: Za ta proizvod ni na voljo podatkov.

Mutagenost za zarodne

celice

: Za ta proizvod ni na voljo podatkov.

Teratogenost

: Za ta proizvod ni na voljo podatkov.

STOT - enkratna

izpostavljenost

: Za ta proizvod ni na voljo podatkov.

STOT - ponavljajoča se

izpostavljenost

: Za ta proizvod ni na voljo podatkov.

Toksičnost pri vdihavanju

: Za ta proizvod ni na voljo podatkov.

Možni učinki na zdravje

Oči

Pri normalni rabi ni znano ali pričakovano, da bi škodovalo

zdravju.

Koža

Pri normalni rabi ni znano ali pričakovano, da bi škodovalo

zdravju.

Zaužitje

Pri normalni rabi ni znano ali pričakovano, da bi škodovalo

zdravju.

Vdihavanje

Pri normalni rabi ni znano ali pričakovano, da bi škodovalo

zdravju.

Kronična izpostavljenost

Pri normalni rabi ni znano ali pričakovano, da bi škodovalo

zdravju.

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Izkušnje z izpostavljenostjo človeka

Stik z očmi

Ni znanih ali pričakovanih simptomov.

Stik s kožo

Ni znanih ali pričakovanih simptomov.

Zaužitje

Ni znanih ali pričakovanih simptomov.

Vdihavanje

Ni znanih ali pričakovanih simptomov.

ODDELEK 12: Ekološki podatki

12.1 Ekotoksičnost

Učinki na okolje

Ta proizvod nima znanih strupenih učinkov na okolje.

Proizvod

Strupenost za ribe

: Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

Strupenost za vodno bolho in

druge vodne vretenčarje.

: Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

Strupenost za alge

: Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

12.2 Obstojnost in razgradljivost

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

12.3 Zmožnost kopičenja v organizmih

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

12.4 Mobilnost v tleh

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

12.5 Rezultati ocene PBT in vPvB

Proizvod

Ocena

Snov/mešanica ne vsebuje komponent, ki so obstojne,

bioakumulacijske in strupene (PBT) ali izredno obstojne in zelo

bioakumulacijske (vPvB) v koncentracijah 0,1% ali več.

12.6 Drugi škodljivi učinki

Ni razpoložljivih podatkov

ODDELEK 13: Odstranjevanje

Odložiti v skladu z evropskimi direktivami o odpadkih in nevarnih odpadkih.Odpadkom naj bi kode

pripisal uporabnik, prednostno po posvetu z organi, ki so pristojni za odstranjevanje odpadkov.

13.1 Metode ravnanja z odpadki

Proizvod

: Kjer je mogoče, ima recikliranje prednost pred odlaganjem ali

sežiganjem. Če recikliranje ni izvedljivo, odstranite v skladu z

lokalnimi uredbami. Odpad odlagajte v odobrenih objektih za

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odlaganje odpada.

Kontaminirana

embalaža/pakiranje

: Odstranite kot nerabljen proizvod. Prazne posode je treba

dostaviti pooblaščeni osebi za ravnanje z odpadki na recikliranje

ali odlaganje. Prazni vsebniki niso za ponovno uporabo.

Evropski katalog odpadkov

: 200130 - čistila, ki niso zajeta v 20 01 29

ODDELEK 14: Podatki o prevozu

Špediter/pošiljatelj/dobavitelj je odgovoren zagotoviti, da so embalaža, oznake in nalepke za

označevanje nevarnosti skladni z izbranim načinom prevoza.

Transport po kopnem (ADR/ADN/RID)

14.1 Številka ZN

Nenevarno blago

14.2 Pravilno odpremno ime

Nenevarno blago

14.3 Razredi nevarnosti

prevoza

Nenevarno blago

14.4 Skupina embalaže

Nenevarno blago

14.5 Nevarnosti za okolje

Nenevarno blago

14.6 Posebni previdnostni

ukrepi za uporabnika

Nenevarno blago

Zračni transport (IATA)

14.1 Številka ZN

Nenevarno blago

14.2 Pravilno odpremno ime

Nenevarno blago

14.3 Razredi nevarnosti

prevoza

Nenevarno blago

14.4 Skupina embalaže

Nenevarno blago

14.5 Nevarnosti za okolje

Nenevarno blago

14.6 Posebni previdnostni

ukrepi za uporabnika

Nenevarno blago

Pomorski transport

(IMDG/IMO)

14.1 Številka ZN

Nenevarno blago

14.2 Pravilno odpremno ime

Nenevarno blago

14.3 Razredi nevarnosti

prevoza

Nenevarno blago

14.4 Skupina embalaže

Nenevarno blago

14.5 Nevarnosti za okolje

Nenevarno blago

14.6 Posebni previdnostni

ukrepi za uporabnika

Nenevarno blago

14.7 Prevoz v razsutem

stanju v skladu s Prilogo II k

MARPOL 73/78 in Kodeksom

Nenevarno blago

ODDELEK 15: Zakonsko predpisani podatki

15.1 Predpisi/zakonodaja o zdravju, varnosti in okolju, specifični za snov ali zmes

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Nacionalni predpis

Upoštevajte direktivo 94/33/ES za varnost in zdravje pri delu mladoletnih oseb.

Razred skladiščenja

Drugi predpisi

Zakon o kemikalijah

Pravilnik o tehničnih in organizacijskih ukrepih za skladiščenje

nevarnih kemikalij

Pravilnik o varovanju delavcev pred tveganji zaradi

izpostavljenosti kemičnim snovem pri delu

Pravilnik o varovanju delavcev pred tveganji zaradi

izpostavljenosti rakotvornim ali mutagenim snovem

Pravilnik o osebni varovalni opremi, ki jo delavci uporabljajo pri

delu

Pravilnik o varovanju zdravja pri delu otrok, mladostnikov in

mladih oseb

Pravilnik o varovanju zdravja pri delu nosečih delavk, delavk, ki so

pred kratkim rodile ter doječih

Zakon o varstvu okolja

Uredba o odpadkih

Uredba o ravnanju z embalažo in odpadno embalažo

Zakon o prevozu nevarnega blaga

15.2 Ocena kemijske varnosti

Izdelek vsebuje snovi, za katere se še vedno zahtevajo ocene kemijske varnosti.

ODDELEK 16: Drugi podatki

Pripravil

Regulatory Affairs

Števila navedena v varnostnem listu so podana v obliki: 1,000, 000=1 milijon in 1,000=1 tisoč. 0.1

= 1 deseti in 0.001 = 1 tisoči.

SPREMEMBE PODATKOV: Pomembne spremembe podatkov o predpisih in zdravju pri tej

popravljeni izdaji so nakazane s crto ob levem robu varnostnega lista.

Informacija v tem Varnostnem podatkovnem listu je pravilna po našem najboljšem znanju,

informacijah in prepričanju na dan njegove objave. Informacija je zasnovana samo kot napotilo za

varno rokovanje, uporabo, obdelavo/predelavo, shranjevanje/skladiščenje, transport,

odstranjevanje in izpust in ne sme biti interpretirana kot specifikacija jamstev in kakovosti.

Informacija se nanaša samo na označeni specifični material in morda ne bo veljavna za tak

material, če bo uporabljen v kombinaciji s kakšnim drugim materialom ali postopkom, razen če to

ni posebej navedeno v tekstu.

PRILOGA: SCENARIJI IZPOSTAVLJENOSTI

Snovi po DPD+:

:

Naslednje snovi so glavne sestavine, ki prispevajo k scenariju izpostavljenosti za zmesi, skladno z

metodologijo DPD+:

Pot

Snov

Št. CAS

Št. EINECS

Ni snovi v sledeh, ni nevarno

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Za preračun, ali so vaši nadaljnji pogoji obratovanja in ukrepi za obvladovanje tveganja varni,

prosimo, izračunajte faktor tveganja na spodaj navedeni spletni strani:

www.ecetoc.org/tra

Kratek naslov scenarija

izpostavljenosti

Sredstvo za konzerviranje in sanitacjo. Procesna voda.

Deskriptorji uporabe

Glavne skupine uporabnikov

Industrijske uporabe: uporabe snovi kot takih ali v pripravkih na

industrijskih lokacijah

Sektorji končne uporabe

SU3: Industrijske uporabe: uporabe snovi kot takih ali v pripravkih

na industrijskih lokacijah

Skupine postopkov

PROC4: Uporaba v šaržnih in drugih procesih (sinteza), kadar

obstaja možnost izpostavljenosti

PROC8b: Prenos snovi ali pripravka (polnjenje/ praznjenje) iz/ v

posode/ velike vsebnike na namenskih napravah

Kategorije izdelka

PC37: Kemikalije za čiščenje vode

Kategorije sproščanja v

okolje

ERC4: Industrijska uporaba procesnih pripomočkov, ki se vključijo

v izdelke, v procesih in izdelkih

10-11-2018

Outcome of the consultation with Member States and EFSA on the basic substance application for propolis extract (admissibility accepted when named water‐soluble extract of propolis) for use in plant protection as fungicide and bactericide

Outcome of the consultation with Member States and EFSA on the basic substance application for propolis extract (admissibility accepted when named water‐soluble extract of propolis) for use in plant protection as fungicide and bactericide

Published on: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) was asked by the European Commission to provide scientific assistance with respect to the evaluation of applications received by the European Commission concerning basic substances. In this context, EFSA's scientific views on the specific points raised during the commenting phase conducted with Member States and EFSA on the basic substance application for propolis extract are presented. The context of the evaluation ...

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Sandoz Inc. Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of One Lot of Losartan Potassium and Hydrochlorothiazide Due to the Detection of Trace Amounts of NDEA (N-Nitrosodiethylamine) Impurity Found in the Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API)

Sandoz Inc. Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of One Lot of Losartan Potassium and Hydrochlorothiazide Due to the Detection of Trace Amounts of NDEA (N-Nitrosodiethylamine) Impurity Found in the Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API)

Sandoz Inc. is voluntarily recalling one lot of Losartan Potassium Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets, USP 100mg/25mg to the consumer level. This product is being recalled due to the trace amount of an impurity, N-nitrosodiethylamine (NDEA) contained in the API Losartan, USP manufactured by Zhejiang Huahai Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. Sandoz Inc. Losartan Potassium Hydrochlorothiazide product is manufactured by Lek Pharmaceuticals dd, Ljubljana, Slovenia. This impurity, which is a substance that occurs naturally in ...

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

6-11-2018

Setting of import tolerances for haloxyfop‐P in linseed and rapeseed

Setting of import tolerances for haloxyfop‐P in linseed and rapeseed

Published on: Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the Australian Government Department of Agriculture and Water Resources submitted two requests to the competent national authority in Denmark to set import tolerances for the active substance haloxyfop‐P in linseed and rapeseed. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive maximum residue level (MRL) proposals for linseed and rapeseed. Adequate analytical metho...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

31-10-2018

Safety and efficacy of a super critical carbon dioxide extract of Humulus lupulus L. flos when used as a feed flavouring for all animal species

Safety and efficacy of a super critical carbon dioxide extract of Humulus lupulus L. flos when used as a feed flavouring for all animal species

Published on: Tue, 30 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Following a request from the European Commission, the EFSA Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) was asked to deliver a scientific opinion on the safety and efficacy of a super critical carbon dioxide extract of Humulus lupulus L. flos (hop strobiles) when used as a sensory feed additive for all animal species. The additive is specified to containing 40% beta acids and less than 0.2% alpha acids. Known substances of conce...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

30-10-2018

Sciegen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Irbesartan Tablets, USP  75 Mg, 150 Mg, and 300 Mg Due to The Detection of Trace Amounts of NDEA (N-Nitrosodiethylamine) Impurity Found in The Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API)

Sciegen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Irbesartan Tablets, USP 75 Mg, 150 Mg, and 300 Mg Due to The Detection of Trace Amounts of NDEA (N-Nitrosodiethylamine) Impurity Found in The Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API)

ScieGen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is voluntarily recalling listed lots, within expiry, of Irbesartan Tablets, USP 75 mg, 150 mg, and 300 mg dosage forms to the consumer level. These products are being recalled due to the presence of an impurity, N-nitrosodiethylamine (NDEA) contained in the API Irbesartan, USP manufactured by Aurobindo Pharma Limited. This impurity, which is a substance that occurs naturally in certain foods, drinking water, air pollution, and industrial processes, has been classified as a...

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

30-10-2018

Mountain Warehouse Limited recalls BPA-Free Printed Kids' Water Bottles

Mountain Warehouse Limited recalls BPA-Free Printed Kids' Water Bottles

If the spout of the water bottle becomes detached during use, a small ring can be exposed and both the spout and the ring may pose a choking hazard.

Health Canada

29-10-2018

Aurobindo Pharma Limited Issues Voluntary Recall of Irbesartan Drug Substance due to the Detection of Trace Amounts of NDEA (NNitrosodiethylamine) Impurity Found in the Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API)

Aurobindo Pharma Limited Issues Voluntary Recall of Irbesartan Drug Substance due to the Detection of Trace Amounts of NDEA (NNitrosodiethylamine) Impurity Found in the Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API)

Aurobindo Pharma Limited is voluntarily recalling 22 Batches of the drug substance Irbesartan due to the presence of an impurity, N-nitrosodiethylamine (NDEA). The impurity, which is a substance that occurs naturally in certain foods, drinking water, air pollution, and industrial processes, has been classified as a probable human carcinogen as per International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC).

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

26-10-2018

Safety and efficacy of l‐threonine produced by fermentation using Escherichia coli CGMCC 7.232 for all animal species

Safety and efficacy of l‐threonine produced by fermentation using Escherichia coli CGMCC 7.232 for all animal species

Published on: Thu, 25 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The product subject of this assessment is l‐threonine produced by fermentation with a genetically modified strain of Escherichia coli (CGMCC 7.232). It is intended to be used in feed and water for drinking for all animal species and categories. The production strain and its recombinant DNA were not detected in the additive. The product l‐threonine, manufactured by fermentation with E. coli CGMCC 7.232, does not raise any safety concern with regard to the gen...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

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

21-10-2018

The MQSA was intended to address mammography quality concerns and it’s been a huge success. Image quality has improved, radiation dose has declined and equipment violations have all but disappeared. Today the 5-year breast cancer survival rate is 95%-99%,

The MQSA was intended to address mammography quality concerns and it’s been a huge success. Image quality has improved, radiation dose has declined and equipment violations have all but disappeared. Today the 5-year breast cancer survival rate is 95%-99%,

The MQSA was intended to address mammography quality concerns and it’s been a huge success. Image quality has improved, radiation dose has declined and equipment violations have all but disappeared. Today the 5-year breast cancer survival rate is 95%-99%, up from 84% in 1995.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-10-2018

Under the 1992 Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA), #FDA oversees mammography machines and regulates training for people who provide the scans. All mammography facilities must be accredited, certified by FDA or a state certifier and inspected annuall

Under the 1992 Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA), #FDA oversees mammography machines and regulates training for people who provide the scans. All mammography facilities must be accredited, certified by FDA or a state certifier and inspected annuall

Under the 1992 Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA), #FDA oversees mammography machines and regulates training for people who provide the scans. All mammography facilities must be accredited, certified by FDA or a state certifier and inspected annually https://go.usa.gov/xPnyE  pic.twitter.com/dZzQuYXsJ9

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

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