26 November 2014
Pharmacopoeial Discussion Group Achievements

The Pharmacopoeial Discussion Group (PDG) [European Pharmacopoeia (EP), Japanese Pharmacopoeia (JP) and United States Pharmacopeia (USP)] met on November 12 and 13, 2014 in Strasbourg, France. At present, 29 of the 36 General Chapters...

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26 November 2014

International Standards for Antibiotics invitation to participate in establishment studies

EDQM invites National control laboratories, academic research laboratories, organisations, manufacturers or agencies having expertise in this field of interest to participate in ISA...

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21 November 2014

EDQM, Council of Europe and FAMHP meet the media

Under the auspices of the Belgian Chairmanship of the Council of Europe, the European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & Healthcare (EDQM) organised as part of the celebration of its 50th anniversary, together with the...

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21 November 2014

OTC Medicines: the role of good classification practices in promoting medication safety and accessibility in Europe

Nearly 100 participants from 19 countries in Europe, representing national and European competent drug authorities, ministries of health, healthcare...

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19 November 2014

Launch of the new Standard Terms database

A new version of the Standard Terms database has been launched online, with access available free of charge upon registration.


The database has undergone a major revision and reorganisation, allowing greater flexibility in...

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13 November 2014
Metals and Alloys in contact with food : follow up of the international symposium held on 6-7 November, Ljubljana

The aim of the symposium was to present and explain Council of Europe Resolution CM/Res(2013)9 and recommendations applying to food packaging material and kitchen...

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12 November 2014

Certification Monthly Report of Activities

The last monthly activity report for the Certification of Substances Division (DCEP) is now available: October 2014 Certification Monthly Report

05 November 2014

EDMQ organises 'Question and Answer' meetings at CPhI India (2-4 December 2014

Book a Q&A meeting with EDQM representatives from the Certification (CEP) Division during CPhI India. Meetings will be scheduled every day and representatives will reply to questions on CEP...

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Upcoming events

2-4 December 2014

CPhI India

Mumbai, India

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World Blood Donor Day

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