02 September 2015

Reminder for applicants – water mentioned on a CEP

The EDQM would like to remind holders of certificates of suitability (CEP) and their customers about the policy to be applied when water is used in the manufacturing process of a pharmaceutical substance.


When water is...

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27 August 2015

EDQM releases new edition of Technical Guide for the Elaboration of Monographs

At its 152nd session the European Pharmacopoeia Commission approved the publication of a new edition of the Technical Guide for the elaboration of monographs. This guide is an essential tool for the...

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13 August 2015

Contents of Supplement 8.7 : Discover now the list of new and revised texts that will be implemented on 1st April 2016

Download the list of content and the 8th edition’s cumulative index.

This new supplement will be released in October 2015.

• More information on the 8th...

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07 August 2015

Blood Transfusion: 2001-2011 Trends & Observations Report now available

The EDQM has released a report on trends in the collection, testing and use of blood and blood components in Europe. This report of the third trend analysis report incorporating an additional three years...

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07 August 2015

Ph. Eur. Policy on Elemental Impurities - Clarification for products outside the scope of the ICH Q3D Guideline

The European Pharmacopoeia Commission published its implementation strategy for the International Conference on Harmonization’s Q3D guideline for elemental impurities,...

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06 August 2015

Certification Monthly Report of Activities

The last monthly activity report for the Certification of Substances Division (DCEP) is now available: July 2015 Certification Monthly Report

05 August 2015

Pharmeuropa: Issue 27.3 is complete

Deadline for comments: 30 September 2015

Pharmeuropa contains draft pharmacopoeial texts for which the European Pharmacopoeia Commission is seeking comment. If you would like to receive e-mail alerts when an issue is complete, please register...

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04 August 2015
EDQM launches new webpage on its Blood Quality Management Programme

Implementation of a Quality Management System (QMS) in European blood establishments is required by EU Directives. Nevertheless, implementation of a QMS is often regarded as a burden and the concept is not...

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22-23 September 2015

Symposium on Plasma for Direct Clinical Use

Strasbourg, France

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