Class I substance-based medical devices reclassification
July 5th, 2019
News
CLASSIFICATION RULES CHANGE SIGNIFICANTLY The previous Directive did not take sufficient account of the invasiveness level and potential toxicity of certain devices introduced into the human body. Following the entry into force of Regulation no. 2017/745, new classification criteria have been added and specific rules for medical devices based on...
Mérieux NutriSciences acquires EcamRicert
July 5th, 2019
Press Release, Acquisitions
We are pleased to announce the acquisition of the majority stake in Ecamricert S.r.l. –occurred on July 1, 2019– a company operating in the field of analysis, certifications and laboratory tests. EcamRicert (www.ecamricert.com) stems from two companies: Ecam, which began its activity over 30 years ago, increasingly expanding the analysis in the...
Sustainable Beauty
June 26th, 2019
Local News
Sustainability is real, regulated and can be measured! Thanks to our expert team dedicated to sustainability and biodegradability projects, we are able to develop different strategies and propose ad hoc solutions. GO GREEN SAVE GREEN Thanks to its attention to these issues, we are able to offer a service dedicated to the cosmetic industry: it does...
Anses proposes to revise the exposure limit to crystalline silica dust
June 7th, 2019
Local News
Silica is a chemical compound widely present in nature in amorphous and crystalline forms; building materials, in particular rocks and ornamental and building aggregates, contain crystalline silica. It follows that all sectors using these natural materials mainly for construction and public works are potentially affected by exposure, especially...
Mérieux NutriSciences GMP+ Certification
May 22nd, 2019
Law and regulations, Local News
The feed sector is the mainstay of the entire food chain and has to be managed systematically, to mitigate the risks and safeguard the quality of the products. The GMP+ international feed certification scheme guarantees safety and sustainability for the entire feed production industry at all the stages of the supply chain, integrating Good...