Abbreviations & glossary

general legislative    polymer/coating abbreviations    trade names (polymers)    other

Abbreviations used for polymers

Abbreviation

Meaning

AA

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

AA

ATOMIC ABSORPTION

AAA

ACTION ON ALCOHOL ABUSE

AAALAC

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR ACCREDITATION OF LABORATORY ANIMAL CARE

AAAS

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCE

AABB

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF BLOOD BANKS

AAC

ADVANCED AUDIO CODING

AACC

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR CONTAINMENT CONTROL

AACR

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR CANCER RESEARCH

AADA

ABBREVIATED ANTIBIOTIC DRUG APPLICATION (US)

AAFCO

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF FEED CONTROL OFFICIALS

AAGBI

ASSOCIATION OF ANAESTHETISTS OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND

AAHL

AUSTRALIAN ANIMAL HEALTH LABORATORY

AAIR

AGRICULTURE AND AGRO-INDUSTRIE'S RESEARCH PROGRAMME

AALAS

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR LABORATORY ANIMAL SCIENCE

AAMI

ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF MEDICAL INSTRUMENTATION

AAP

ADMINISTRATIVE ACCEPTABILITY PROCEDURE (EC)

AAPCO

ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN PEST CONTROL OFFICIALS

AAPS

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENTISTS

AAPS

ARABLE AREA PAYMENTS SCHEME

AAS

ATOMIC ABSORPTION SPECTROMETRY

AAT

ALPHA-1-ANTITRYPSIN

AATSE

AUSTRALIAN ACADEMY OF TECHNOLOGICAL SCIENCES AND ENGINEERING

AAVCC

AUSTRALIAN AGRICULTURAL AND VETERINARY CHEMICALS COUNCIL

ABCA

STANDARDS BODIES OF AMERICA, BRITAIN, CANADA AND AUSTRALIA

ABCB

ASSOCIATION OF BRITISH CERTIFICATION BODIES

ABCC

ASSOCIATION OF BRITISH CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE

ABCL

AUTOMATIC BARRIER CROSSING, LOCALLY MONITORED

ABCM

ASSOCIATION OF BRITISH CHEMICAL MANUFACTURERS

AbfKlarV

ORDINANCE ON WASTE AND SEWAGE SLUDGE

ABHI

ASSOCIATION OF BRITISH HEALTHCARE INDUSTRIES

ABI

OFFICIAL JOURNAL

ABICHLOR

ASSOCIACAO BRASILEIRA DE CHLORINE E PRODUTOS DERIVADOS

ABIFRA

ASSOCIACAO BRASILEIRA DAS INDUSTRIAS DE OLEOS ESSENCIAIS, PRODUTOS QUIMICOS AROMATICAS, FRAGRANCIAS, AROMAS AND AFINS (BRAZIL)

ABIQUIM

ASSOCIACAO BRASILEIRA DA INDUSTRIA QUIMICA E DE PRODUTOS DERIVADOS

ABMEC

ASSOCIATION OF BRITISH MINING EQUIPMENT COMPANIES

ABMP

ASSOCIATION OF BRITISH MEAT PROCESSORS

ABMP

INDIAN CROP PROTECTION ASSOCIATION

ABNT

ASSOCIACAO BRASILEIRA DE NORMAS (BRAZIL)

ABPI

ASSOCIATION OF THE BRITISH PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY

ABRA

AMERICAN BLOOD RESOURCES ASSOCIATION

ABS/SAN

ACYLONITRILE BUTADIENE STYRENE/STYRENE ACRYLONITRILE

ABSM

ASSOCIATION OF BRITISH STERILIZER MANUFACTURERS

AbwAG

WASTE WATER LEVY ACT

AbwV

ORDINANCE ON THE DEMANDS ON THE DISCHARGE OF WASTE WATER INTO AQUATIC ENVIRONMENTS

AC

ADVISORY COMMITTEE

AC SCBITZ

SWISS CHEMICAL EMERGENCY RESPONSE SCHEME

ACAI

ALKALI AND CLEAN AIR INSPECTORATE (SEE IAPI) NOW

ACAS

AGRICULTURAL APPROVAL SCHEME (UK)

ACBE

ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS AND THE ENVIRONMENT (UK)

ACBI

THE ASSOCIATION FOR CONSULTANTS TO THE BIOSCIENCE INDUSTRY (UK)

ACC

AMERICAN CHEMICAL COUNCIL

ACCJ

AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE IN JAPAN

ACCL

AMERICAN CONFERENCE ON CHEMICAL LABELLING

ACCSQ

ASEAN CONSULTATION COMMITTEE FOR STANDARDS AND QUALITY

ACDA

ARMS CONTROL AND DISARMAMENT AGENCY

ACDP

(UK) ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON DANGEROUS PATHOGENS

ACE

ADVERSE CLINICAL EVENT

ACE

AGRICULTURE IN CONCERT WITH THE ENVIRONMENT (EPA, US)

ACE

COMMUNITY ACTION FOR THE ENVIRONMENT

ACEA

ASSOCIATION OF EUROPEAN AUTOMOBILE CONSTRUCTORS

ACEC

ACUTE CRITICAL EFFLUENT CONCENTRATION

ACGIH

AMERICAN CONFERENCE OF GOVERNMENT INSTITUTIONAL HYGIENISTS

ACGM

ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON GENERIC MODIFICATION (UK)

ACH

ACETYLCHOLINE

ACHS

ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES (UK)

ACI

AMERICAN CONCRETE INSTITUTE

ACIS

AGRICULTURE CHEMICALS INSPECTION STATION (OF MAFF) FOR PESTICIDE SUBMISSIONS

ACLAM

AMERICAN COLLEGE OF LABORATORY ANIMAL MEDICINE

ACM

ADVISORY COMMITTE ON MUTAGENICS

ACM

ASBESTOS CONTAINING MATERIALS

ACMSF

ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON THE MICROBIAL SAFETY OF FOOD

ACNFP

ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON NOVEL FOODS AND PROCESSES (UK)

ACOCC

ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON CANCER CONTROL (CANADA)

ACOIN

AUSTRALIAN CORE INVENTORY OF CHEMICAL SUBSTANCES

ACOM

CONSULTATIVE ASSEMBLY OF MEMBER COUNTRIES

ACOP

APPROVED CODE OF PRACTICE AND GUIDANCE (UK)

ACOST

ADVISORY COUNCIL ON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

ACP

ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON PESTICIDES (UK)

ACPA

AMERICAN CROP PROTECTION ASSOCIATION

ACPCA

ASIA-PACIFIC CROP PROTECTION ASSOCIATION

ACR

ASSOCIATION OF CONTAINER RECONDITIONERS

ACRE

ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON RELEASES TO THE ENVIRONMENT (UK)

ACRP

ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL RESEARCH PROFESSIONALS

ACS

AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY

ACSHH

ADVERTISING COMMITTEE FOR SAFETY, HYGIENE AND HEALTH PROTECTION AT WORK

ACT

ADVANCED CELL TECHNOLOGY

ACTA

(FRENCH) ACTION DE CO-ORDINATION TECHNIQUE AGRICOLE

ACTS

ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON TOXIC SUBSTANCES (UK)

ACU

AGRICULTURAL COMPOUNDS UNIT (NEW ZEALAND)

AD

ANALYTICAL DIVISION (RSC)

AD/CV

ANTI DUMPING/COUNTERRAILING DUTIES

ADA

AMERICAN DIABETIC ASSOCIATION

ADAA

ANIMAL DRUG AVAILABILITY TEST (US)

ADAMHA

ALCOHOL, DRUG ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH ADMINISTRATION

ADAP

DRUG ASSISTANCE PROGRAMME

ADAPT

AUTOMATED DATA ANALYSIS BY PATTERN RECOGNITION

ADAS

AGRICULTURE DEVELOPMENT ADVISORY SERVICE

ADAS

ANALYTICAL DEPARTMENT ADVISORY SERVICE (RSC)

ADC

ADIABATIC PRESSURE DEWAR CALORIMETER

ADD

AVERAGE DAILY DOSE

ADE

ACTUAL DERMAL EXPOSURE

ADE

ADVERSE DRUG EVENT

ADI

ACCEPTABLE DAILY INTAKE

AdM

(FRANCE) FRENCH MEDICINES AGENCY

AdM

(FRANCE) FRENCH MEDICINES AGENCY (AGENCE DE MEDICAMENT)

ADM

ASSOCIATION OF DRUM MANUFACTURERS

ADMI

AMERICAN DYE MANUFACTURERS INSTITUTE

ADN

WATER TRANSPORT AGREEMENT OF EEC

ADNAR

STATUTORY ORDER ON THE CONVEYANCE OF DANGEROUS GOODS - RHINE

ADNR

RHINE RIVER TRANSPORT AGREEMENT OF EEC

ADP

AUTOMATED DATA PROCESSING

ADR

ADVERSE DRUG REACTION

ADR

EUROPEAN AGREEMENT CONCERNING THE CARRIAGE OF DANGEROUS GOODS BY ROAD

ADROIT

ADVERSE DRUG REACTIONS ON-LINE INFORMATION TRACKING (MCA, UK)

AE

ADVERSE EVENT

AEA

ACTION ERROR ANALYSIS

AEC

AUSTRALIAN ENVIRONMENTAL COUNCIL

AECB

(UK) AGRICULTURE AND ENVIRONMENT BIOTECHNOLOGY COMMISSION

AECB

ASSOCIATION OF ENVIRONMENTALLY CONSCIOUS BUILDERS

AEERL

AIR AND ENERGY ENGINEERING RESEARCH LAB (US)

AEGSP

THE ASSOCIATION OF THE EUROPEAN SELF-MEDICATION INDUSTRY

AEM

SPANISH MEDICINES AGENCY

AEMCP

ASSOCIATION OF EUROPEAN MANUFACTURERS OF CARBONLESS PAPER

AEP

AUTOMATIC EXEMPTION PERMIT (UK, NON-AGRICULTURAL PESTICIDES)

AEP

AUTOMATIC EXPERIMENTAL PERMIT (PESTICIDES) (UK)

AEPAR

ASSOCIACIO ESPANOLE DE PROFESIONALES DEACTIVIDADES DE REGISTRO (SPAIN)

AERS

ADVERSE EVENT REPORTING SYSTEM (FDA AND ICH)

AESEG

SPANISH ASSOCIATION OF GENERICS MANUFACTURERS

AESGP

ASSOCIATION EUROPEANE DES SPECIALITIES PHARMACEUTIQUES

AESGP

ASSOCIATION OF THE EUROPEAN SELF-MEDICATION INDUSTRY

AESGP

EUROPEAN PROPRIETARY ASSOCIATION

AESY

SUPREME SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE (GREECE)

AFAQUIMA

AGROCHEMICAL INDUSTRIES OF VENEZUALA ASSOCIATION

AFAR

ASSOCIATION FRANCAISE DES AFFAIRES REGLEMENTAIRES (FRANCE)

AFC

AFRICAN FINANCIAL COMMUNITY

AFCMA

ANIMAL FOIL CONTAINER MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

AFDO

ASSOCIATION OF FOOD AND DRUG OFFICIALS

AFDP

FRENCH PESTICIDE MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

AFEAS

ALTERNATIVE FLUOROCARBONS ENVIRONMENTAL ACCEPTABILITY STUDIES

AFEPADI

(SPANISH) ASSOCIACION ESPANOLA DE FABRICANTESDE PREPARADOS ALIMENTARIOS, ESPECIALES DIETETRIOS Y PLANTAS MEDICINALES

AFM

ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPY

AFNOR

ASSOCIATION FRANCAISE DE NORMALISATION

AFPA

AMERICAN FOREST AND PAPER ASSOCIATION

AFRC

AGRICULTURAL AND FOOD RESEARCH COUNCIL (UK)

AFSGP

ASSOCIATION FRANCAISE DES PRODUCTEURS DE SPECIALITES

AFSSAPS

FRENCH HEALH PRODUCTS SAFETY AGENCY

AFTA

ASEAN FREE TRADE AREA

AG

ADVISORY GROUP

AG

AUSTRALIA GROUP

AGC

ASSOCIATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL COMMITTAIRES

AGCARM

NEW ZEALAND CROP PROTECTION ASSOCIATION

AGIM

ASSOCIATION GENERALE DE L'INDUSTRIE DU MEDICAMENT

AGMAAPE

ADVISORY GROUP ON THE MEDICAL ASPECTS OF AIR POLLUTION APISODES

AGRD

AUSTRALIAN GUIDELINES FOR THE REGISTRATION OF DRUGS

AGS

COMMITTEE FOR DANGEROUS SUBSTANCES (GERMANY)

AGS

COMMITTEE ON HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES

AGSS

ANAESTHETIC GAS SCAVENGING SYSTEMS

AgV

CONSUMER ASSOCIATIONS WORKING PARTY

AHCPR

AGENCY FOR HEALTH CARE POLICY AND RESEARCH (US)

AHDA

ANIMAL HEALTH DISTRIBUTORS ASSOCIATION (UK)

AHERA

ASBESTOS HAZARD EMERGENCY RESPONSE ACT (US)

AHI

AMERICAN VETERINARY PRODUCT TRADE ASSOCIATION

AHI

ANIMAL HEALTH INSTITUTE (US)

AHM

AH MARKS

AHMAC

AUSTRALIAN HEALTH MINISTER'S ADVISORY COUNCIL

AHO

ANIMAL HEALTH OFFICE

AHP

AMERICAN HOME PRODUCTS

AIA

ADVANCED  INFORMATION AGREEMENT (EU GMOS)

AIA

ALLIANCE OF INDUSTRY ASSOCIATIONS

AIAC

AGRICULTURE INDUSTRY ADVISORY COMMITTEE (HSE,UK)

AIC

AIR INFORMATION CENTRE (US)

AICM

ASSOCIATION OF INTERNATIONAL CHEMICAL MANUFACTURERS (HONG KONG)

AICR

AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH

AICRC

ASSOCIATION OF INDEPENDENT CLINICAL RESEARCH CONTRACTORS

AICS

AUSTRALIAN INVENTORY OF CHEMICAL SUBSTANCES

AID

APPLICATION PROVIDERS

AIDA

ALTSTOFFINFORMATIONS DATABANK (EXISTING SUBSTANCES DATABASE)

AIDS

ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME

AIFA

AGROCHEMICAL INDUSTRIES OF ECUADOR ASSOCIATION

AIFA

ITALIAN MEDICINES AGENCY

AIHA

AMERICAN INDUSTRIAL HYGEINE ASSOCIATION

AIHC

AMERICAN INDUSTRIAL HEALTH COUNCIL

AIIPA

ASSOCIAZIONE ITALIANA INDUSTRUIE PRODOTTI ALIMENTARI

AIM

ACTIVE INGREDIENT MANUFACTURER

AIM

ARABIDOPSIS INSERTION MUTAGENESIS

AIMD

ACTIVE IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICE

AIO

AMERICANS FOR INDIAN OPPORTUNITY (US)

AIPM

(RUSSIAN) ASSOCIATION OF INTERNATIONAL PHARMACEUTICALS MANUFACTURERS

AIRE

ADVICE ON INDIVIDUAL RIGHTS IN EUROPE

AIRRISC

AIR RISK INFORMATION SUPPORT CENTRE (US)

AIS

EUROPEAN FEDERATION OF MAJOR DETERGENT PRODUCERS

AISI

ASSOCIATION INTERNATIONALE DE EL SAVONNERIE DE LA DETERGEUCE ET DES PRODUITS D' ENTRETEIN ( INDUSTRIAL ASSOCIATION FOR SOAPS, DETERGENTS,& MAINTANCE PRODUCTS)

AIT

AUTO-IGNITION TEMPERATURE

ALA

AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION

ALARA

AS LOW AS REASONABLY AVAILABLE (RADIATION EXPOSURE)

ALDA

ALTSTUFFINFORMATIONS DATERBANK

ALI

ANNUAL LIMIT INTAKE

ALID

ALOGORITHM IDENTIFIERS

ALTENER

PROMOTION OF RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES

AltolV

WASTE OIL ORDINANCE

AltstoffV

ORDINANCE ON EXISITING SUBSTANCES

AMA

AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION

AMAIS

AGRICULTURAL MATERIALS ANALYSIS INFORMATION SERVICE (OF LGC, UK)

AMC

AGRICULTURAL MATERIALS COUNCIL (JAPAN)

AMDADA

AUSTRALIAN MEDICAL DEVICES AND DIAGNOSTICS ASSOCIATION

AMEWG

AFRICA MIDDLE EAST WORKING GROUP (OF GLOBAL CROP PROTECTION FEDERATION)

AMFEP

ASSOCIATION OF MICROBIAL FOOD ENZYME PRODUCERS

AMG

ARGNEIMITTELGESAFZ (GERMAN DRUGS LAW)

AMG

GERMAN DRUGS ACT

AMI

DANISH NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH

AMRIC

ANIMALS IN MEDICINES RESEARCH INFORMATION CENTRE

AMSt ChemG

NOTIFICATION WITHIN THE CHEMICALS ACT

AMUE

ASSOCIATION FOR THE MONETARY UNION OF EUROPE

ANADA

ABBREVIATED NEW ANIMAL DRUG APPLICATION (US)

AND

EUROPEAN AGREEMENT CONCERNING THE CARRIAGE OF DANGEROUS GOOGS BY INTERNAL NAVIGATION

AND/ADNR

EUROPEAN REGULATIONS FOR TRANSPORT OF HAZARDOUS GOODS ON INLAND WATERWAYS

ANDA

ABBREVIATED NEW DRUG APPLICATION (US)

ANDEF

BRAZILIAN AGROCHEMICAL INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION

ANDI

AGROCHEMICAL INDUSTRIES OF COLOMBIA ASSOCIATION

ANDS

(CANADA) ABBREVIATED NEW DRUG SUBMISSION

ANDS

(CANADIAN) ABBREVIATED NEW DRUG SUBMISSION

ANEFP

ASSOCIATION NACIONAL DE ESPECIALIDADES FARMACEUTICAS PUBLICITARIAS

ANEUPL

ANEUPLOIDY

ANFPA

ASOCIACION NACIONAL DE FABRICANTES DES PRODUCTOS AROMATICOS, A.C. (MEXICO)

ANIQ

ASOCIACION NACIONAL DE LA INDUSTRIA QUIMICA, AC (MEXICO)

ANMAT

NATIONAL ADMINISTRATION OF MEDICINES, FOOD AND MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY (ARGENTINA)

ANPP

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE PROTECTION OF PLANTS (FRANCE)

ANPR

ADVANCED NOTICE OF PROPOSED REGULATION (US)

ANPRM

ADVANCED NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULE

ANPWS

AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL PARKS AND WILDLIFE SERVICE

ANSI

AMERICAN NATIONAL STANDARDS INSTITUTE

ANTS

PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICE (HUNGARY)

ANTSZ

NATIONAL PUBLIC HEALTH AND MEDICAL OFFICIAL SERVICE (HUNGARY)

ANZECC

AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATION COUNCIL

ANZEMS

AUSTRALIAN NEW ZEALAND ENVIRONMENTAL MUTAGEN SOCIETY

ANZFA

AUSTRALIA NEW ZEALAND FOOD AUTHORITY

AOAC

AMERICAN ORGANIZATION OF ANALYTICAL CHEMISTS

AOAC

ASSOCIATION OF OFFICIAL ANALYTICAL CHEMISTS (USA)

AOACI

AOAC INTERNATIONAL

AOCS

AMERICAN OIL CHEMISTS' SOCIETY

AOX

ADSORBABLE ORGANOHALOGEN

AP3I

INDONESION CROP PROTECTION AGENCY

APAG

GROUPEMENT EUROPEAN DES PRODUITS OLEOCHEMIQUES ET ASSOCIES (EUROPEAN OLEOCHEMICAL ALLIED PRODUCTS GROUP)

APAP

ACETAMINOPHEN

APAU

ACCIDENT PREVENTION ADVISORY UNIT OF THE HEALTH AND SAFETY EXECUTIVE

APC

ANIMAL PROCEDURES COMMITTEE (UK)

APCI

ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE CHEMICAL IONIZATION

APEA

ASSOCIATION DES PRODUCTEURS DE'ENGRAIS AZOTES

APEC

ASIA PACIFIC ECONOMIC CO-OPERATION

APEC

ASIA-PACIFIC ECONOMIC CO-OPERATION FORUM

APEIPQ

ASSOCIATION OF ENTERPRISES OF THE CHEMICAL INDUSTRY OF PORTUGAL

APELL

AWARENESS AND PREPAREDNESS FOR EMERGENCY AT LOCAL LEVEL

APEQ

ASSOCIACAO PORTUGUESA DAS EMPRESAS QUIMICAS (PORTUGAL ASSOCIATION)

APHE

ASSOCIATION OF PLASTIC MANUFACTURERS IN EUROPE

APHEA

AIR POLLUTION ON HEALTH - EUROPEAN APPROACH

APHIS

ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE

API

ACTIVE PHARMACEUTICAL INGREDIENT

API

AMERICAN PETROLEUM INSTITUTE

API

ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE IONIZATION

APIA

AGROCHEMICAL INDUSTRIES OF BOLIVIA ASSOCIATION

APLA

ASOCIACION PETROQUIMICA LATINO-AMERICANA

APMA

AUSTRALIAN PHARMACEUTICAL MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

APME

ASSOCIATION OF PLASTICS MANUFACTURERS IN EUROPE

APOSHO

ASIA-PACIFIC OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ORGANISATION

APP

ALLOCATION-OF-PRIORITIES PRINCIPLE

APP

AMYLOID PRECURSOR PROTEIN

APPE

ASSOCIATION OF PETROCHEMICAL PRODUCERS IN EUROPE

APRC

APPLE AND PEAR RESEARCH COUNCIL

APREFARMA

PORTUGUESE ASSOCIATION FOR REGULATORY AFFAIRS PROFESSIONALS

APTIC

AIR POLLUTION TECHNICAL INFORMATION CENTRE (US)

APVMA

AUSTRALIAN PESTICIDES AND VETENARY MEDICINES AUTHORITY

APVMA

AUSTRALIAN PESTICIDES AND VETINARY MEDICINES AUTHORITY

APVMA

NATIONAL REGISTRATION AUTHORITY (AUSTRALIA, WAS NRA)

AQIS

AUSTRALIAN QUARANTINE AND INSPECTION SERVICE

AQL

ACCEPTABLE QUALITY LEVEL

AQS

AIR QUALITY STANDARD (UK)

AQUACHECK

UK QA SCHEME BY WRC

AQUIRE

DATABASE FOR AQUATIC TOXICITY (OECD)

ARA

ALTSTOFF RECYCLING AUSTRIA (FOR FWMP)

ARCH

AGROCHEMICAL REGISTRATION CLEARING HOUSE (EC)

ARDS

ACUTE RESPIRATORY DISTRESS SYNDROME

AREAL

ATMOSPHERIC RESEARCH AND EXPOSURE ASSESSMENT LABORATORY (US)

ARfD

ACUTE REFERENCE DOSE

ARMCANZ

AGRICULTURAL AND RESOURCE MANAGEMENT COUNCIL OF AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

ARPA

ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGENCY

ARPM

ASSOCIATION OF RUSSIAN PHARMACUETICAL MANUFACTURERS

ARTCA

(US) ANTIMICROBIAL REGULATION TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS ACT (1995)

ARTG

AUSTRALIAN REGISTER OF THERAPEUTIC GOODS

AS

OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH

ASA

ADVERTISING STANDARDS AUTHORITY

ASASP

ASSOCIATION OF AMORPHOUS SILICA PRODUCERS

ASC

AMERICAN SOLVENT COUNCIL (PART OF THE ACC)

ASCOPA

ASSOCIATION DES FABRICANTES, IMPORTATEURS ET FORMISSEURS DE PRODUITS DE COSMETIQUE ET DE PARFUMERIES (SWITZERLAND)

ASE

APPLICATION SERVICE ELEMENT

ASEAN

ASSOCIATION OF SOUTH EAST ASIAN NATIONS

ASEAN

ASSOCIATION OF SOUTH-EAST ASIA NATIONS

ASEAN

ASSOCIATION OF SOUTH-EAST ASIAN NATIONS

ASIQUIM

ASOCIACION DE INDUSTRIALES QUIMICOSA.G (CHILE)

ASLAP

AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR LABORATORY ANIMAL PRACTITIONERS

ASM

AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR MICROBIOLOGY

ASME

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS

ASOSH

ASSOCIATION OF SOCIETIES FOR OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH (SOUTH AFRICA)

ASP

ACTIVE SERVER PAGE

ASPA

ANIMALS (SCIENTIFIC PROCEDURES) ACT 1986 (UK)

ASPAPEL

ASOCIACON NACIONAL DE FABRICANTES DE PASTA PAPELERAS

ASPD

ANIMALS (SCIENTIFIC PROCEDURES) DIVISION(OF UK HOME OFFICE)

ASPP

ANONYMISED SINGLE PATIENT PRINTS (FOR ADROIT)

AspV

REGULATION ON CURING SPECIALTIES (AUSTRIA)

ASQ

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF QUALITY

ASQC

AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR QUALITY CONTROL

ASR

(US) ANALYTE SPECIFIC REAGENT (REGULATION)

ASSGP

ASSOCIATION SUISSE DES FABRICANTS DE SPECIALITOS GRAND PUBLIC

ASSICC

ASSOCIAZONE ITALIANA COMMERCIO CHIMICO

ASSOCARTA

ASSOCIAZLONE ITALIANA FRA GLI INDUSTRIALI DELLA CARTA

ASTM

AMERICAN STANDARDS FOR TESTING AND MATERIALS

ASVP

AIR SATURATED VAPOUR PRESSURE

ATC

ANATOMICAL THERAPEUTIC CHEMICAL CLASSIFICATION

ATC

ANATOMICAL THERAPEUTIC CODE

ATCO

ASSOCIATION OF TANK CONTAINER OPERATORS

ATF

BUREAU OF ALCOHOL, TOBACCO AND FIREARMS

ATI

AESON THERAPEUTICS INCORPORATED

ATM

AUTOMATED TELLER MACHINE

ATMI

AMERICAN TEXTILE MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

ATOC

ACUTE TOXICITY OF ORGANIC CHEMICALS

ATP

ADENOSINE TRIPHOSPHATE

ATS

ABSTRACT TEST SUITE

ATS

APPLICATION TRACKING SYSTEM

ATSDR

AGENCY FOR TOXIC SUBSTANCES AND DISEASE REGISTRY

ATTIC

ALTERNATIVE TECHNOLOGY TREATMENT INFORMATION CENTRE (US)

AU

AFRICAN UNION

AUK

AGRICULTURE IN THE UNITED KINGDOM (PUBLICATION)

AUT

ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSTIY TEACHERS

AVA

AUSTRALIAN VETERINARY ASSOCIATION

AVA

AUTO VISUAL AIDS

AVC

ASSOCIATION OF VETERINARY CONSULTANTS

AVCA

AGRICULTURAL AND VETERINARY CHEMICALS ASSOCIATION (AUSTRALIA)

AVCARE

AUSTRALIAN CROP PROTECTION ASSOCIATION

AVCT

ADVISORY COMMITTEE OF VETERINARY TRAINING (OF EC)

AVMA

AMERICAN VETERINARY MEDICAL ASSOCIATION

AVSR

ANTI-VALUE SEAT RECESSION (PETROL ADDITIVES)

AWB

AGRICULTURAL WAGES BOARD

AWGB

AD HOC WORKING GROUP ON BIOCIDES

BA

BIOLOGICAL ABSTRACTS

BAA

BRITISH AGROCHEMICALS ASSOCIATION

BACAS

ROYAL BELGIAN ACADEMY COUNCIL OF APPLIED SCIENCES

BACC

BROADCAST ADVERTISING CLEARANCE CENTRE (UK)

BACS

BANKERS AUTOMATED CLEARANCE SYSTEM (UK NONS)

BACS

BRITISH ASSOCIATION FOR CHEMICAL SPECIALITIES

BACT

BEST AVAILABLE CONTROL TECHNOLOGY

BAD

BIOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT DIVISION (UK PSD)

BAFA

FEDERAL EXPORT OFFICE

BAG

FEDERAL OFFICE FOR COMMERCIAL GOODS TRAFFIC (GERMANY)

BAG

SWISS FEDERAL OFFICE OF PUBLIC HEALTH

BAH

BUNDERSFACHVERBAND DER ARZNEIMITTEL-HERSTELLER

BAM

BUNDESINSTITUT FUR ARZNEIMITTEL UND MEDIZINPRODUCKTE (GERMAN AUTHORITY)

BAM

BUNDESVONSTALT FUR MATERIALFORSCHUNG UND PRUFUNG (GERMANY)

BAM

FEDERAL INSTITUTE FOR MATERIALS RESEARCH AND TESTING

BAMA

BRITISH AEROSOL MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

BAN

BRITISH APPROVAL NAME (PHARMACEUTICALS, TO BE REPLACED BY INN'S)

BAN

BRITISH APPROVED NAME (FOR MEDICINAL SUBSTANCES, TO BE REPLACED BY INN)

BAnz

FEDERAL GAZETTE

BAP

BIOTECHNOLOGY ACTION PROGRAMME

BAPEDAL

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT MANAGEMENT AGENCY (INDONESIA)

BAPW

BRITISH ASSOCIATION OF PHARMACEUTICAL WHOLESALERS

BArBl

FEDERAL LABOUR GAZETTE

BAREMA

BRITISH ANAESTHETIC AND RESPIRATORY EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

BASIS

BRITISH AGROCHEMICAL STANDARDS INSPECTION SCHEME

BAT

BEST AVAILABLE TECHNOLOGIES

BAT

BIOLOGICAL TOLERANCE LIMIT (GERMANY)

BATNEEC

BEST AVAILABLE TECHNOLOGY NOT ENTAILING EXCESSIVE COST (UK/EPA)

BAU

FEDERAL INSTITUTE FOR WORK SAFETY AND ACCIDENT RESEARCH (GERMANY)

BAuA

FEDERAL INSTITUTE FOR OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH

BBA

BIOLOGISCHE BUNDERSAUSTATT FUR LAND UND FORTWIRTSCHAFT (PESTICIDES - GERMANY)

BBA

FEDERAL BIOLOGICAL RESEARCH CENTRE FOR AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY

BbodSchG

FEDERAL SOIL PROTECTION ACT

BBR

(CANADIAN) BUREAU OF BIOLOGICS AND RADIOPHARMACEUTICALS

BBSRC

BIOTECHNOLOGY AND BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL

BCDTA

BRITISH CHEMICAL DISTRIBUTORS AND TRADER'S ASSOCIATION

BCDTA

BRITISH CHEMICAL DISTRIBUTORS TRADE ASSSOCIATION

BCF

BIOCONCENTRATION FACTOR

BCF

BRITISH COATINGS FEDERATION

BCMA

BRITISH COLOUR MAKER'S ASSOCIATION

BCOBSC

BROADBAND CONNECTION-ORIENTED BEARER SERVICE

BCPC

BRITISH CROP PROTECTION COUNCIL

BCPT

BREAST CANCER PREVENTION TRIAL (US/CANADA)

BCR

BUREAU COMMUNAUTAIRE DE REFERENCE

BCR

BUREAU OF REFERENCE (CEC)

BDI

BUNDERSVERBAND DER DEUTSCHEN INDUSTRIE

BDPA

BRITISH DISPOSABLE PRODUCTS ASSOCIATION

BE

ASSOCIATION OF THE GERMAN FOOD INDUSTRY

BEAC

BARETS EURO-ARCTIC COUNCIL

BEAT

BAYERNON EXPOSURE ASSESSMENT TOOLKIT

BedGgstV

CONSUMER GOODS ORDINANCE

BEE

BUREAU EUROPEAN DE L'ENVIRONNEMENT

BELLE

BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF LOW LEVEL EXPOSURE

BEMA

BRITISH ESSENCE MANUFACTURERS' ASSOCIATION

BEP

BEST ENVIRONMENTAL PRACTICE (PARIS COMMISSION)

BEQUALM

BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS QUALITY ASSURANCE IN MONITORING PROGRAMMES

BEST

BULLETIN OF EUROPEAN STUDIES ON TIME

BEUC

EUROPEAN BUREAU OF CONSUMER UNION

BEUC

EUROPEAN CONSUMER'S ASSOCIATION

BFA

BRITISH FRAGRANCE ASSOCIATION

BFAD

BUREAU OF FOOD AND DRUGS (PHILIPPINES)

BFARM

BUNDESINSTITUT FUR ARGNEIMITTEL UND MEDIZINPRODUKTE (FEDERAL INSTITUTE FOR DRUGS AND MEDICINAL PRODUCTS (GERMANY))

BfArM

FEDERAL INSTITUTE FOR PHARMACEUTICALS AND MEDICAL PRODUCTS

BFF

BIOTECHNOLOGY AND FINANCE FORUM

BFGF

FIBROBLAST GROWTH FACTOR, BASIC

BFMIRA

LEATHERHEAD FOOD RESEARCH ASSOCIATION (UK)

BFN

FEDERAL OFFICE FOR NATURE CONSERVATION (BUDESANT FUR NATURSCHUTZ, GERMANY)

BFPA

BRITISH FIBREBOARD PACKAGING ASSOCIATION

BFR

BRITISH PLASTICS FEDERATION

BFR

BROMINATED FLAME RETARDANT

BFS

FEDERAL OFFICE FOR RADIATION PROTECTION (BUNDESANT FUR STROHLENSCHUTZ, GERMANY)

BFVV

FEDERAL INSTITUTE FOR CONSUMER HEALTH AND VETERINARY MEDICINE (GERMANY)

BG

STATUTORY ACCIDENT INSURANCE INSTITUTIONS' WORKING GROUP ON EXISTING SUBSTANCES

BGA

(GERMANY) FEDERAL HEALTH AUTHORITY

BGBI

FEDERAL LAW GAZETTE

BGMA

BRITISH GENERICS MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

BGMG

STATUTORY ACCIDENT INSURANCE INSTITUTIONS' MEASUREMENT SYSTEM FOR HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES

BgVV

FEDERAL INSTITUTE FOR HEALTH PROTECTION OF CONSUMERS AND VETINARY MEDICINE (GERMAN)

BH

BLEOMYCIN HYDROLASE

BI

BIORESEARCH INDEX

BIA

BIOINDUSTRY ASSOCIATION

BIA

THE BG INSTITUTE FOR OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY

BIAC

BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY ADVISORY COMMITTEE TO OECD

BIAMP

GERMAN MEDICINES INSTITUTE

BIB

BASIC INDUSTRIES BUREAU OF JAPANESE MITI

BIBRA

BRITISH INDUSTRIAL BIOLOGICAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATION

BImSchG

FEDERAL IMMISSION PROTECTION ACT

BIMSchV

ORDINANCE FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE FEDERAL IMMISSION PROTECTION ACT

BIO

BIOTECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION (US)

BIOSIS

TOXICOLOGY ASPECTS OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH

BIPM

INTERNATIONAL BUREAU OF WEIGHTS AND MEASURES

BIR

BEREAU INTERNATIONAL DE LA RECUPERATION ET DU RECYCLAGE

BIRA

BRITISH INSTITUTE OF REGULATORY AFFAIRS

BIS

INTERNATIONAL BREAST CANCER INTERVENTION STUDY

B-ISBN

BROADBAND INTEGRATED SERVICES DIGITAL NETWORK

BLA

BIOLOGICS LICENSE APPLICATION

BLAC

FEDERAL/REGIONAL COMMITTEE ON THE SAFETY OF CHEMICAL

BLAK-UIS

FEDERAL/REGIONAL WORKING GROUP ON ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION SYSTEMS

BLDSC

BRITISH LIBRARY DOCUMENT SUPPLY CENTRE

BLV

FEDERAL OFFICE FOR CONSUMER PROTECTION AND FOOD SAFETY (GERMAN)

BLWA

ASSOCIATION OF THE LABORATORY SUPPLY INDUSTRY

BMA

FEDERAL MINISTRY OF LABOUR AND SOCIAL AFFAIRS

BMBS

GERMAN GEDERAL MINISTRY FOR RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGIES

BMD

BENCHMARK DOSE

BMELF

GERMAN MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE

BMF

BIO-MAGNIFICATION FACTORS

BMFT

BUNDESMINISTERIUM FUER FORSCHUNG UND TECHNOLOGIE (GERMANY)

BMG

FEDERAL MINISTRY OF HEALTH

BML

BUNDESMINISTERIUM FUER ERNAERHRUNG, LANDWIRT-SCHAFT UND FORSTEN (GERMANY)

BML

FEDERAL MINISTRY FOR FOOD, AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY

BMTA

BRITISH MEASUREMENT AND TESTING ASSOCIATION

BMU

FEDERAL ENVIRONMENT MINISTRY

BMVBW

FEDERAL MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT AND HOUSING

BMVg

FEDERAL MINISTRY OF DEFENCE

BMWi

FEDERAL MINISTRY OF ECONOMICS AND TECHNOLOGY

BMZ

FEDERAL MINISTRY FOR ECONOMIC COOPERATION

BNA

BUREAU OF NATIONAL AFFAIRS (US)

BNCT

BORON NEUTRON CAPTURE THERAPY

BNF

BRITISH NUTRITION FOUNDATION

BNFMF

BRITISH NON-FERROUS METALS FEDERATION

BOD

BIOCHEMICAL OXYGEN DEMAND

BOD

BIOLOGICAL OXYGEN DEMAND

BOHS

BRITISH OCCUPATIONAL HYGIENE SOCIETY

BP

BRITISH PHARMACOPOEIA

BPA

(CANADIAN) BUREAU OF PHARMACEUTICAL AFFAIRS

BPA

(CANADIAN) BUREAU OF PHARMACEUTICAL ASSESSMENT

BPBIF

BRITISH PAPER FEDERATION

BPC

BRITISH PHARMACOPOEIA COMMISSION

BPC

BRITISH POTATO COUNCIL (FORMERLY POTATO MARKETING BOARD)

BPC

BULK PHARMACEUTICAL CHEMICAL

BPCA

BRITISH PEST CONTROL ASSOCIATION

BPCC

BULK PHARMACEUTICAL CHEMICALS COMMITTEE

BPD

BIOCIDAL PRODUCTS DIRECTIVE

BPEO

BEST PRACTICABLE ENVIRONMENTAL OPTION (UK/EPA)

BPF

BRITISH PLASTICS ASSOCIATION

BPG

BRITISH PHARMA GROUP

BPI

BUNDESVERBAND DER PHARMAZEUTISCHEN INDUSTRIE

BPR

BIOCIDAL PRODUCTS REGULATIONS (UK)

BPRNI

BIOCIDAL PRODUCTS REGULATIONS NOTHERN IRELAND

BPS

BRITISH PARENTERAL SOCIETY

BPWG

BLOOD PRODUCTS WORKING GROUP

BrAPP

BRITISH ASSOCIATION OF PHARMACEUTICAL PHYSICIANS

BRAS

BELGIUM REGULATORY AFFAIRS SOCIETY

BRE

BUILDING RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT (UK)

BRI

BIORESEARCH IRELAND

BRIC

BIOTECHNOLOGY INTERSERVICE REGULATION COMMITTEE

BRIDGE

BIOTECHNOLOGY RESEARCH FOR INNOVATION, DEVELOPMENT AND GROWTH IN EUROPE

BRITE

BASIC RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGIES FOR

BROCS

BUILDING-RELATED OCCUPANCY COMPLYING SYNDROME

BRS

BIOTECHNOLOGY REGULATORY SERVICE (OF US APHIS)

BS

BEARER SERVICES

BS

BRITISH STANDARD

BS EN

BRITISH STANDARD/EUROPEAN STANDARD

BSA

BOVINE SERUM ALBUMIN

BSB

CHEMICAL OXYGEN DEMAND (GERMANY)

BSE

BOVINE SPONGIFORM ENCEPHALOPATHY

BSEG

BTITISH SURGICAL EXPORT GROUP

BSF

BIOSCIENCES FEDERATION

BSI

BRITISH STANDARDS INSTITUTION

BSPS

BEEF SPECIAL PREMIUM SCHEME

BSRIA

BUILDING SERVICES RESEARCH AND INFORMATION ASSOCIATION (UK)

BSS

BASE STATION SYSTEM

BSS

BRITISH STANDARD SPECIFICATION

BTEX

BENZENE, TOLUENE, ETHYL BENZENE AND XYLENE

BTS

BRITISH TOXICOLOGY SOCIETY

BTWC

BIOLOGICAL AND TOXIC WEAPONS CONVENTION

BUA

ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON EXISTING CHEMICALS OF ENVIRONMENTAL RELEVANCE

BUA

ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON EXISTING CHEMICALS OF ENVIRONMENTAL RELEVANCE (GERMANY)

BUA

BETATERGREMIUM FUR UMWELTRELEVANTE STOFFE (ADVISORY GROUP ON ENVIRONMENTALLY SIGNIFICANT SUBSTANCES)

BUAV

BRITISH UNION FOR THE THE ABOLITION OF VIVISECTION

BUWAL

FEDERAL OFFICE OF ENVIRONMENT, FOREST AND LANDSCAPE

BVA

BRITISH VETERINARY ASSOCIATION

BVCA

BRITISH VENTURE CAPITAL ASSOCIATION

BVD

BUREAU OF VETERINARY DRUGS

BWPDPA

BRITISH WOOD PRESERVING AND DAMP PROOFING ASSOCIATION

BXA

BUREAU OF EXPORT ADMINISTRATION

BzBIG

LEAD-FREE PETROL ACT

BzBIGDV

ORDINANCE FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE LEAD-FREE PETROL ACT

C&E

CUSTOMS AND EXISE

CA

CHEMICAL ABSTRACTS

CA

CHROMOSOMAL ABERRATION

CA

COMPETENT AUTHORITY

CA

CONSUMER ASSOCIATION

CAA

CLEAN AIR ACT (US)

CAAT

CENTRE FOR ALTERNATIVES TO ANIMAL TESTING

CAB

CIVIL AERONAUTICS BOARD

CAB

CODE ADMINISTRATION BODY

CAB

CONFORMITY ASSESSMENT BODY (GMP)

CAC

CODEX ALIMENTARIUS COMMISSION (FAO/WHO)

CACE

COMMITTE ON THE ADVANCEMENT OF CHEMICAL EDUCATION

CAD

COMPUTER-AIDED DESIGN

CADDY

COMPUTER AIDED DOSSIER AND DATA SUPPLY (PESTICIDES, EC)

CADREAC

COLLABORATION AGREEMENT OF DRUG REGULATORY AUTHORITIES IN EUROPEAN UNION ASSOCIATED COUNTRIES

CAFÉ

CLEAN AIR FOR EUROPE

CAFTA

CENTRAL AMERICA FREE TRADE AGREEMENT

CAIR

COUMPREHENSIVE INFORMATION ASSESSMENT RULE (TSCA, US)

CAMEL

CUSTOMISED APPLICATIONS FOR MOBILE NETWORK ENHANCED LOGIC

CAMR

(UK) CENTRE FOR APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY AND RESEARCH

CANCER

CARCINOGEN DATABASE

CANDA

COMPUTER ASSISTED NEW DRUG APPLICATION

CANDAR

COMPUTER ASSISTED NDA REVIEW (FDA, US)

CAP

(EU) CENTRALLY-AUTHORISED PRODUCTS

CAP

COMMITTEE OF ADVERTISING PRACTICE

CAP

COMMON AGRICULTURAL POLICY

CAP

COMPLIANCE AUDIT PROGRAM (EPA, US)

CAPIA

(PROPOSED) CANADIAN AGENCY FOR PHARMACEUTICAL INFORMATION ASSESSMENTS

CAPLA

COMPUTER ASSISTED PRODUCT LICENCE APPLICATION

CAPRA

CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF PHARMACEUTICAL REGULATORY AFFAIRS

CARB

CALIFORNIA AIR RESOURCES BOARD

CARE

CHOLESTEROL AND RECURRENT EVENTS

CARS

CORRECTIVE ACTION REPORTING SYSTEM (NOW KNOWN AS RCRIS) (US)

CAS

CHEMICAL ABSTRACT SERVICE

CASAC

CLEAN AIR SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY COMMITTEE

CASE

COMPUTER AUTOMATED STRUCTURE EVALUATION

CASE

COMPUTER-AIDED SOFTWARE ENGINEER

CAT

CENTRE FOR ALTERNATIVE TECHNOLOGY

CATS

CREDIT AND ACCUMULATION TRANSFER SYSTEM

CATV

CABLE TELEVISION

CAU

CHANNEL AGGREGATION UNIT

CBER

CENTER FOR BIOLOGICS EVALUATION AND RESEARCH (US)

CBI

CONFEDERATION OF BRITISH INDUSTRY

CBI

CONFIDENTIAL BUSINESS INFORMATION (PESTICIDES, FIFRA, US)

CBLA

COPYRIGHT LICENSING AGENCY

CBR

COMMUNITY BUREAU OF REFERENCES

CBT

CARRIBEAN BASIN INITIATIVE

CBWT

CONFEDERATION OF BRITISH WOOL TEXTILES

CC

CAMBRIDGE COMBINATIONAL

CC

CLASSIFICATION CODE

CC

COUNTRYSIDE COMMISSION

CCA

CANCER CHEMOTHERAPY ABSTRACTS

CCA

CLIMATE CHANGE AGREEMENT

CCAE

COUNCIL OF CHEMICAL ASSOCIATION EXECUTIVES

CCC

CHLORINE CHEMISTRY COUNCIL

CCCC

CANADIAN CHLORINE CHEMISTRY ASSOCIATION

CCDC

CAMBRIDGE CRYSTALLOGRAPHIC DATA CENTRE

CCEC

CHRONICAL CRITICAL EFFLUENT CONCENTRATION

CCFA

CODEX COMMITTEE ON FOOD ADDITIVES

CCFRA

CAMPDEN AND CHORLEYWOOD FOOD RESEARCH ASSOCIATION (UK)

CCHEM MRSC

CHARTERED CHEMIST, MEMBER OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF CHEMISTRY

CCLA

CLIMATE CHANGE LEVY AGREEMENT

CCMS

COMMITTEE ON THE CHALLENGES OF MODERN SOCIETY

CCNR

COMPLETION OF CALLS ON NO REPLY

CCOHS

CANADIAN CENTRE FOR OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY

CCP

CLEAN-CERTIFIED-PACKAGED

CCPA

CANADIAN CHEMICAL PRODUCERS ASSOCIATION

CCPA

CYPRUS CROP PROTECTION ASSOCIATION

CCPR

CODEX COMMITTEE ON PESTICIDE RESIDUES (FAO/WHO)

CCRI

CLIMATE CHANGE RESEARCH INSTITUTE

CCTTE

COMPUTERIZED LISTING OF CHEMICALS BEING TESTED FOR TOXIC EFFECTS (WHO/IPCS)

CD

CODEN

CDA

(SINGAPORE) CENTER FOR DRUG ADMINISTRATION

CDC

CENTRE FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION

CDCIR

COMMUNITY DOCUMENTATION CENTRE ON INDUSTRIAL RISK (EC)

CDD

CAMBRIDGE DRUG DISCOVERY

CDER

CENTRE FOR DRUG EVALUATION AND RESEARCH (FDA, US)

CDFA

CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE (PESTICIDES)

CDG

COMMITTEE FOR THE CARRY OF DANGEROUS GOODS

CDI

CHEMICAL DISTRIBUTION INSTITUTE

CDI

COBALT DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE

CDL

(INDIAN) CENTRAL DRUGS LABORATORY

CDL

COMITE DE LECTURE (REPRESENTATIVES OF BSI, DIN AND AFNOR)

CDM

CLEAN DEVELOPMENT MECHANISM (KYOTO PROTOCOL)

CDMA

CANADIAN DRUG MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

CDRH

CENTER FOR DEVICES AND RADIOLOGICAL HEALTH (US)

CD-ROM

COMPACT DISC READ ONLY MEMORY

CDS

CHROMATOGRAPHY DATA SYSTEM

CDSCO

(INDIAN) CENTRAL DRUGS STANDARD CONTROL ORGANISATION

CDSM

COMMITTEE ON DENTAL AND SURGICAL MATERIALS (UK)

CDTA

CHEMICAL DIVERISION AND TRAFFICKING ACT

CDTL

(INDIAN) CENTRAL DRUGS TESTING LABORATORY

CE

CAPILLARY ELECTROPHORESIS

CE

CLONING EFFICIENCY

CEADS

EUROPEAN FEDERATION OF SPECIAL WASTE INDUSTRIES

CEAM

CENTRE FOR EXPLOSIVES ASSESSMENT MODELLING (US)

CEAS

CHEMICAL EMERGENCY AGENCY SERVICE (NCEC)

CEC

CAPILLARY ELECTROCHROMATOGRAPHY

CEC

COMMISSION OF THE EUROPEAN COMMUNUNITIES

CEC

CO-ORDINATING EUROPEAN COUNCIL

CEC

COORDINATING EUROPEAN COUNCIL FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF PERFORMANCE TESTS FOR LUBRICANTS AND ENGINE FUELS

CEDEX

CONTAINER EQUIPMENT DATA EXCHANGE

CEE

CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE

CEEC

CENTRAL END EASTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES

CEEP

CENTRE EUROPEAN D'ETUDES DES POLYPHOSPHATES

CEFAS

CENTRE FOR ENVIRONMENT, FISHERIES AND AGRICULTURE SCIENCE

CEFAS

CENTRE FOR ENVIRONMENT, FISHERIES AND AQUACULTURE SCIENCE

CEFIC

EUROPEAN CHEMICAL INDUSTRY COUNCIL

CEFIC

EUROPEAN COUNCIL OF CHEMICAL MANUFACTURERS FEDERATION

CEFIR

EUROPEAN CHEMICAL INDUSTRY FEDERATION

CEH

CENTRE FOR ECOLOGY AND HYDROLOGY

CEIG

CORE EUROPEAN IMPLEMENTATION GUIDELINES

CELPA

ASSOCIACAO DA INDUSTRIA PAPELEIRA

CEM

CENTRE FOR EUROPEAN MANAGEMENT, TUFTS UNIVERSITY

CEMC

CZECH ENVIRONMENT MANAGEMENT CENTRE

CEMCCF

COMMITTEE OF EXPERTS ON MATERIALS COMING INTO CONTACT WITH FOOD (COE)

CEN

EUROPEAN STANDARDISATION COMMITTEE (DEVICES)

CEN TC

CEN TECHNICAL COMMITTEE

CENELEC

EUROPEAN ELECTROTECHNICAL STANDARDISATION COMMITTEE (DEVICES)

CEP

COUNCIL ON ECONOMIC PRIORITIES (UK)

CEPA

CANADIAN ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ACT

CEPA

COMMONWEALTH ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION AGENCY

CEPAC

EUROPEAN CONFEDERATION OF PULP, PAPER AND BOARD INDUSTRIES

CEPE

EUROPEAN CONFEDERATION OF PAINT, PRINTING INK AND ARTISTS COLOURS MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

CEPF

CHINA ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION FOUNDATION

CEPI

CONFEDERATION OF EUROPEAN PAPER INDUSTRIES

CEPS

CENTRE FOR EUROPEAN POLICY STUDIES

CEPS

FRENCH CONTRACT NEGOTIATING COMMITTEE (PHARMACEUTICALS)

CEQ

COUNCIL ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY REGULATIONS (US)

CERC3

CHAIRMAN OF EUROPEAN RESEARCH COUNCIL CHEMISTRY COMMITTEES

CERCLA

COMPREHENSIVE ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCE, COMPENSATION AND LIABILITY ACT (SUPERFUND, US)

CERI

CENTRE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH INFORMATION

CERIS

CENTRE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL AND REGULATORY SYSTEMS (US)

CES

(SPANISH) SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC COUNCIL

CES

CENTRE EUROPEEN DES SILICONES

CESIO

COMITE EUROPEEN DES AGENTS DE SURFACE ET INTERMEDIAIRES ORGANIQUES (EUROPEAN COMMITTEE OF SURFACTANTS AND THEIR ORGANIC INTERMEDIATES)

CEST

THE CENTRE FOR THE EXPLOITATION OF SERVICE AND TECHNOLOGY (LONDON)

CETESB

ENVIRONMENTAL SANITATION AGENCY (SAO PAULO, BRAZIL)

CF

CYSTIC FYBROSIS

CFC

CHLOROFLUOROCARBON

CFM

CHEMICAL FORCE MICROSCOPY

CFMA

CANADIAN FRAGRANCE MATERIALS ASSOCIATION

CFP

COMMON FISHERIES POLICY

CFR

CODE OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS (US)

CFS

(US FIFRA)

CFS

(US FIFRA) CONFIDENTIAL STATEMENT OF FORMULA

CFSAN

CENTER FOR FOOD SAFETY AND APPLIED NUTRITION

CFSAN

CENTRE FOR FOOD SAFETY AND APPLIED NUTRITION (FDA, US)

CFU

COLONY FORMING UNITS

CG

COMMON INTEREST GROUP

CG/HCCS

COORDINATING GROUP FOR THE HARMONIZATION OF CHEMICAL CLASSIFICATION SYSTEMS (US)

CGA

CARCINOGENESIS ABSTRACTS

CGI

COMMON GATEWAY INTERFACE

CGMA

COVENT GARDEN MARKET AUTHORITY

CGMP

CURRENT GOOD MANUFACTURING PRACTICE

CH

CLINICAL HOLD

CHAM

COMMITTEE FOR HUMAN MEDICINE PRODUCTS ( EU )

CHAN

CHEMICAL HAZARD ALERT NOTICE (HSE, UK)

CHAOTIC

CHEMICAL ASPECTS OF TOXICOLOGY

CHARM

CHEMICAL HAZARD ASSESSMENT AND RISK MANAGEMENT (OSPAR)

CHCS

CHEMICAL HAZARDS COMMUNICATION SOCIEY (UK)

CHD

CORONORY HEART DISEASE

CHEMAC

CHEMICAL MEASUREMENT ADVISORY COMMITTEE (UK)

ChemG

CHEMICALS ACT

ChemGiftInfoV

ORDINANCE ON OBLIGATIONS TO PROVIDE INFORMATION IN CASES OF POISONING

ChemKostV

ORDINANCE ON THE COSTS OF OFFICIAL ACTS OF THE FEDERAL AUTHORITIES UNDER THE CHEMICALS ACT

ChemPrufV

ORDINANCE ON EVIDENCE OF TESTING AND OTHER NOTIFICATION AND INFORMATION DOCUMENTS UNDER THE CHEMICALS ACT

CHEMSAFE

CHEMICAL EMERGENCY RESPONSE SCHEME (UK)

CHEMSOC

CHEMISTRY SOCIETIES' NETWORK

ChemStrOWiV

ORDINANCE ON THE EXECUTION OF REGULATIONS OF THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITY ON SUBSTANCES AND PREPARATIONS

CHEMTREC

CHEMICAL TRANSPORTATION EMERGENCY CENTRE (US)

ChemVerbotsV

ORDINANCE ON BANS AND RESTRICTIONS ON THE PLACING ON THE MARKET OF DANGEROUS SUBSTANCES, PREPARATIONS AND PRODUCTS PURSUANT TO THE CHEMICALS ACT

ChemVwV

GENERAL ADMINISTRATIVE PROVISION FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF ASSESSMENTS

CHID

CHEMICAL AND HAZARDOUS INSTALLATIONS DIVISION (HSE, UK)

CHIF

CHEMICALS HAZARDS INFORMATION FAYRE (CHCS, UK)

CHIP

CHEMICAL HAZARDS INFORMATION PROFILE

CHIP

CHEMICALS (HAZARDS INFORMATION AND PACKING)

CHL

CHINESE HAMSTER LUNG

CHM

CHINESE HERBAL MEDICINE

CHMP

COMMITTEE FOR MEDICINE PRODUCTS FOR HUMAN USE ( EMEA)

CHO

CHINESE HAMSTER OVARY

CHP

COMBINED HEAT AND POWER

CHPA

CONSUMER HEALTH PRODUCTS ASSOCIATION

CHRIS

CHEMICAL HAZARD RESPONSE INQUIRY SYSTEM

CHTA

CHEMICALS TARIFFS HARMONIZATION AGREEMENT

CI

COMMON INTERFACE

CIA

CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES ASSOCIATION

CIAA

CONFEDERATION DES INDUSTRIES AGRO-ALIMENTAIRES DE LA CEE

CIAA

CONFEDERATIONS DES INDUSTRIES AGRO-ALIMENTAIRES D'UE (FOOD INDUSTRY)

CIAQP

CALIFORNIA INDOOR AIR QUALITY PROGRAM

CIC

COLOUR INDEX CODE (DYES)

CICAD

CONCISE INTERNATIONAL CHEMICAL ASSESSMENT DOCUMENT

CICM

CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES ASSOCIATION OF MALAYSIA

CICOPLAFEST

INTERSECTIONAL COMMISSION FOR THE CONTROL OF PESTICIDES, FERTILIZERS, AND TOXIC SUBSTANCES (MEXICO)

CID

CATTLE IDENTIFICATION DOCUMENTS

CIDX

CHEMICAL INDUSTRY DATA EXCHANGE

CIE

COSMETIC INGREDIENTS EUROPE

CIE

INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR WATER

CIEDN

COMITE INTERMINISTERIEL POUR L'EXAMEN DES DOSSIERS DE NOTIFICATION (LUXEMBOURG)

CIERA

CENTRE FOR INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL RISK ASSESSMENT

CIERS

IRISH CHEMICAL EMERGENCY RESPONSE SCHEME

CIHR

CANADIAN INSTITUTE OF HEALTH RESEARCH

CIIT

CHEMICAL INDUSTRY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

CIIT

CHEMICAL INDUSTRY INSTITUTE OF TOXICOLOGY

CILSS

INTERSTATE COMMITTEE AGAINST DROUGHT IN THE SAHEL (PESTICIDE REGISTRATION HARMONISATION)

CIM

UNIFORM RULES CONCERNING THE CONTRACT FOR INTERNATIONAL CARRIAGE OF GOODS BY RAIL

CIMAH

CONTROL OF MAJOR ACCIDENT HAZARDS REGULATIONS (UK)

CIO

CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER

CIOMAS

COUNCIL FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS OF MEDICAL SCIENCES (WHO)

CIP

CLEAN-IN-PLACE

CIPAC

COLLABORATIVE INTERNATIONAL PESTICIDES ANALYTICAL COUNCIL

CIPE

ITALIAN ECONOMIC PLANNING COMMITTEE

CIPL

CENTRAL INDIAN PHARMACOPOIEA LABORATORY

CIR

COSMETIC INGREDIENT REVIEW

CIRFS

THE INTERNATIONAL RAYON AND SYNTHETIC FIBRES COMMITTEE

CIRIA

CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY RESEARCH AND INFORMATION ASSOCIATION (UK)

CIS

COMMONWEALTH OF INDEPENDENT STATES

CIS

COPPER INDIUM DISELENIDE

CIS

INTERNATIONAL LABOUR OFFICE

CISCIS

CHEMICALS-IN-COMMERCE INFORMATION SYSTEM (TSCA, US)

CISHEC

CHEMICAL INDUSTRY SAFETY HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT COUNCIL (OF THE CIA)

CIT

INTERNATIONAL RAILWAY TRANSPORT COMMISION

CITES

THE CONVENTION ON INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN ENDANGERED SPECIES

CITI

CHEMICALS INSPECTION AND TESTING INSTITUTE (JAPAN)

CITPA

INTERNATIONAL CONFEDERATION OF PAPER AND BOARD CONVERTERS IN EUROPE

CJD

CREUTZFELDT-JAKOB'S DISEASE

CLAP

CONTROL LABORATORY OF AIR POLLUTION (ISPRA)

CLASSIC

COMMUNITY LEVEL AQUATIC SYSTEM STUDY INTERPRETATION

CLEEN

CHEMICAL LEGISLATION ENFORCEMENT NETWORK (REACH)

CLER

CLASSIFICATION AND LABELLING OF EXPLOSIVES (UK)

CMA

CHEMICALS MANUFACTURER'S ASSOCIATION (US)

CMA

CHINESE MEDICAL ASSOCIATION

CMC

CHEMISTRY AND MANUFACTURING CONTROLS

CMC

CHEMISTRY, MANUFACTURING AND CONTROLS

CME

CONTINUING MEDICAL ASSOCIATION

CMEA

EUROPEAN COUNCIL FOR ECONOMIC ASSISTANCE

CMO

(UK) CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER

CMR

CENTRE FOR MEDICINES RESEARCH (UK)

CMS

CENTERS FOR MEDICARE AND MEDICAID SERVICES (US)

CN

CHROMOSOMAL NUMERICAL CHANGE

CN

CORPORATE NAME

CNACL

CHINESE NEUTRAL ACCREDITATION COMMITTEE FOR LABORATORIES

CNAM

FRENCH NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE AGENCY

CNAS

CHEMICAL NOMENCLATURE ADVISORY SERVICE (LGC, UK)

CNCA

CERTIFICATION AND ACCREDITATION ADMINISTRATION OF THE PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF CHINA

CNE

CLIMATE NETWORK EUROPE

CNS

CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM

CNU

CENTRAL NOTIFICATION UNIT (ICI, UK)

COBELPA

ASSOCIATION DES FABRICANTS DE PATES

COCF

CENTRE FOR OUR COMMON INTEREST

COD

CHEMICAL OXYGEN DEMAND

COE

COUNCIL OF EUROPE

COGAP

CODE OF GOOD AGRICULTURAL PRACTICE

COGECA

GENERAL COMMITTEE OF AGRICULTURAL COOPERATION IN THE EU

COHA

CHEMICAL TARIFF HARMONIZATION AGREEMENT

COLIPA

EUROPEAN TRADE ASSOCIATION OF COSMETIC PRODUCT MANUFACTURERS

COM

COMMITTEE ON MUTAGENICITY OF CHEMICALS IN FOOD, CONSUMER PRODUCTS AND THE ENVIRONMENT (OF THE DOE, UK)

COMA

COMMITTEE ON MEDICAL ASPECTS OF FOOD POLICY

COMAH

CONTROL OF MAJOR ACCIDENT HAZARDS

COMEAP

COMMITTEE ON THE MEDICAL EFFECTS OF AIR POLLUTANTS (DOH, UK)

COMFA

COMPARATIVE MOLECULAR FIELD ANALYSIS (US EPA EDSP)

COMISA

GLOBAL FEDERATION OF MANUFACTURERS OF VETERINARY MEDICINES

COMMPS

COMBINED  MODELLING-BASED AND MONITORING-BASED PRIORITY SETTING

CONAGUA

NATIONAL WATER COMMISSION (MEXICO)

CONCAWE

OIL COMPANIES EUROPEAN ORGANIZATION FOR ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH PROTECTION

CONIECO

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF INDUSTRIAL ENVIRONMENTALISTS (MEXICO)

COP

CONTROL OF PESTICIDES (UK)

COPA

COMMITTEE OF AGRICULTURAL ORGANISATIONS

COPACEL

CONFEDERATION FRANCAISE DE L'INDUSTRIES DES PAPIERS

COPCOS

CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE CONTROL OF SALMONELLA

COREPA

COMMON REACTIVITY PATTERN (US EPA ESDP)

COREPER

COMMITTEE OF MEMBER STATES PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVES

CORGI

CONFEDERATION FOR REGISTRATION OF GAS INSTALLERS

CORINE

GATHERING, COORDINATING AND ENSURING CONSISTENCY OF INFORMATION ON THE STATE OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES

CORR

CHEMICALS ON REPORTING RULES (DATABASE, TSCA, EPA, US)

COSH

CANADA OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH REGULATIONS

COSHH

CONTROL OF SUBSTANCES HAZARDOUS TO HEALTH (UK)

COSQUEC

COUNCIL FOR OCCUPATIONAL STANDARDS AND QUALIFICATIONS IN ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION

COT

(GMP) CERTIFICATE OF TEST

COT

COMMITTEE ON TOXICITY (OF CHEMICALS IN FOOD, CONSUMER PRODUCTS AND THE ENVIRONMENT)

COT

COMMITTEE ON TOXICOLOGY (UK)

COT

COMMITTEE ON TOXICOLOGY OF CHEMICALS IN FOOD, CONSUMER PRODUCTS AND THE ENVIRONMENT

COTIF

CONVENTION CONCERNING INTERNATIONAL CARRIAGE BY RAIL

CPA

CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT (UK)

CPAG

(UK) COMMUNITY PHARMACY ACTION GROUP

CPAP

PHILLIPINES CROP PROTECTION ASSOCIATION

CPC

(EU) COMMUNITY PATIENT CONNECTION

CPD

CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTS DIRECTIVE

CPE

COATING PROCESS EFFICIENCY

CPG

(EU PROPOSED) SIMPLIFIED CENTRALISED PROCEDURE FOR GENERICS

CPI

(CANADIAN) CROP PROTECTION INSTITUTE

CPL

CLASSIFICATION, PACKING AND LABELLING OF DANGEROUS SUBSTANCES (UK)

CPMP

COMMITTEE FOR PROPRIETARY MEDICINAL PRODUCTS

CPP

CERTIFICATE OF PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCT

CPRE

COUNCIL FOR THE PROTECTION OF RURAL ENGLAND

CPS

CHEMISTRY, PHARMACY, AND STANDARDS SUBCOMMITTEE (UK)

CPSA

CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY ACT (US)

CPSC

CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION (US)

CPSC

CONSUMER PRODUCTS SAFETY COMMITTEE

CPSR

COSMETIC PRODUCTS (SAFETY) REGULATIONS

CPT

CURRENT PROCEDURAL TERMINOLOGY ( US AMA)

CRA

CLINICAL RESEARCH ADVISOR

CRA

CLINICAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATE

CRADA

CO-OPERATIVE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT (US)

CRC

CALIFORNIA CODE OF PRACTICE

CRC

CALIFORNIA CODE OF REGULATORS

CRC

CHILD RESISTANT CLOSURE

CRC

CLINICAL RESEARCH COORDINATOR

CREST

SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL RESEARCH COMMITTEE

CRF

CASE RECORD FORM

CRF

CASE REPORT FORM

CRI

CHEMICAL RELEASE INVENTORY (UK)

CRISP

TOXICOLOGY RESEARCH PROJECT

CRM

CERTIFIED REFERENCE MATERIAL

CRM

CHEMICAL REFERENCE MATERIAL

CRM

COMMITTEE FOR MEDICAL AND PUBLIC HEALTH RESEARCH

CRO

CONTRACT RESEARCH ORGANIZATION

CRS

CERTIFIED REFERENCE STANDARD

CRT

CASE REPORT TABULATION (US)

CRTO

CONVENTION ON CIVIL LIABILITY FOR DAMAGE CAUSED DURING CARRIAGE OF DANGEROUS GOODS BY ROAD, RAIL AND INLAND NAVIGATION VESSELS

CSA

CHEMICAL SUBSTANCES ACT (NETHERLANDS)

CSB

BIOLOGICAL OXYGEN DEMAND (GERMANY)

CSCI

CHARTERED SCIENTIST

CSD

COMITTEE ON SAFETY OF DEVICES (UK MDA)

CSD

COMMISSION ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

CSD

COMMITTEE ON SAFETY OF DRUGS (UK)

CSDC

CHEMICAL SUBSTANCE DELIBERATION COMMITTEE (SOUTH KOREA)

CSDF

COLD STORAGE AND DISTRIBUTION FEDERATION

CSE

(INDIAN) CENTRE FOR SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENT

CSERGE

CENTRE FOR SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC RESEARCH ON THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT

CSF

CHEMICAL STAKEHOLDER FORUM (UK)

CSI

CHEMICAL SUBSTANCES INVENTORY (TSCA)

CSIN

CHEMICALS SUBSTANCES INFORMATION NETWORK (US)

CSIRO

AUSTRALIA'S RESEARCH ORGANISATION

CSIRO

COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION (AUSTRALIA)

CSL

CENTRAL SCIENCE LABORATORY

CSM

COMMITTEE ON SAFETY OF MEDICINES

CSMA

CHEMICAL SPECIALITIES MANUFACTURER'S ASSOCIATION (US)

CSMA/CD

CARRIER SENSE MULTIPLE ACCESS WITH COLLISION DETECTION

CSP

(FRANCE) PUBLIC HEALTH LAW

CSPA

(US) CONSUMER SPECIALITY PRODUCTS ASSOCIATION

CSR

(EU STAKEHOLDER FORUM ON) COPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

CSR

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY (MEDICINES)

CSSTLP

CHINESE SOCIETY FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY OF LABOUR PROTECTION

CSTD

CHEMICAL SUBSTANCE TOXICOLOGY DATABASE

CSTE

SCIENTITIC ADVISORY COMMITTEE TO EXAMINE THE TOXICITY AND ECOTOXICITY OF CHEMICAL COMPOUNDS

CSTI

COUNCIL FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTES (UK)

CSTP

BRITISH SOCIETY OF TOXICOLOGICAL PATHOLOGISTS

CSTS

COMMISSIONERS SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY COMMITTE TO EXAMINE THE TOXICITY AND ECOTOXICITY OF CHEMICAL SUBSTANCES (CEC)

CSU

CHEMICAL SAFETY UNIT (DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, HOUSING, LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND COMMUNITY SERVICES, AUSTRALIA)

CTARC

CHEMICAL TESTING AND ASSESSMENT RESEARCH COMMITTEE (TSCA, US)

CTB

COLLEGE TOELATING BESTRIJDINGSMIDDELTEN (DUTCH PESTICIDE AND BIOCIDE APPROVAL AUTHORITY)

CTBR

CLINTRIALS BIORESEARCH (CANADA)

CTC

CLINICAL TRIAL CERTIFICATE (UK)

CTD

COMMON TECHNICAL DOCUMENT

CTD

CUMMULATIVE TRAUMA DISORDERS

CTFA

COSMETIC, TOILETRIES AND FRAGRANCE ASSOCIATION (US)

CTFA

COSMETIC, TOILETRY AND FRAGRANCE ASSOCIATION

CTHA

CHEMICAL TARRIF HARMONIZATION AGREEMENT

CTM

CORDLESS TERMINAL MOBILITY

CTM

TECHNICAL COMMISSION ON MEDICAMENTS (PORTUGAL)

CTMP

CLINICAL TRIALS USING MARKETED PRODUCTS (APPLICATION)

CTN

CLINICAL TRIALS NOTIFICATION (AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, ETC)

CTO

CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER

CTP

COMPREHENSIVE TOXICOLOGY PROFILE (US fcn)

CTPA

COSMETIC, TOILETRIES AND PERFUMES ASSOCIATION

CTX

CLINICAL TRIALS EXEMPTION (UK)

CU

COATING UNIFORMITY

CUAC

CENTRAL UNION OF AGRICULTURAL CORPORATIONS (JAPAN)

CUB

ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORY SOCIETY FOR THE CHEMICAL INDUSTRY

CUBE

CONCERTATION UNIT FOR BIOTECHNOLOGY IN EUROPE (EC)

CUE

CRITICAL USE EXEMPTION (MONTREAL PROTOCOL)

CUF

HEALTH MINISTRY'S DRUGS COMMITTEE (ITALY)

CUF

ITALIAN MEDICINES COMMITTEE

CUS

CUSTOMS UNION SERVICE

CUSF

CALL UNRELATED SERVICE FUNCTION

CUSTA

CANADA/US TRADE AGREEMENT

CV

COLUMN VOLUME

CVL

CENTRAL VETERINARY LABORATORY (MAFF, UK)

CVM

CENTER FOR VETERINARY MEDICINE (US)

CVM

CENTRE FOR VETERINARY MEDICINE

CVMA

CANADIAN VETERINARY MEDICAL ASSOCIATION

CVMP

COMMITTEE FOR VETERINARY MEDICINAL PRODUCTS (EEC)

CWA

CLEAN WATER ACT (US)

CWC

CHEMICAL WEAPONS CONVENTION

CWU

AGREEMENT ON CHEMICAL WEAPONS

CWUAG

IMPLEMENTING STATUTE RELATING TO THE AGREEMENT ON CHEMICAL WEAPONS

CWUVO

IMPLEMENTING ORDINANCE RELATING TO THE AGREEMENT ON CHEMICAL WEAPONS

D.L.vo

(ITALY) LEGISLATIVE DECREE

DAB

DIGITAL AUDIO BROADCASTING

DABF

COMMITTEE ON FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS (GERMANY)

DAC

DERIVED AIR CONCENTRATION

DADMAC

DIALLYL DIMETHY AMMONIUM CHLORIDE

DAGAS

DANGEROUS GOODS ADVISORY SERVICE (LGC, UK)

DALY

DISABILITY ADJUSTED LIFE YEARS

DAM

DRAFT AMENDMENT

DAMOS

DRUG APPLICATION METHODOLOGY WITH OPTICAL STORAGE

DANI

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (IRELAND)

DAPA

DRUG ABUSE PROGRAM OF AMERICA

DAR

DRAFT ASSESMENT REPORT (PPP,EU)

DARC

DEFRA ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE COORDINATION (GROUP)

DART

DEVELOPMENTAL AND REPRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY

DAS

DISABLEMENT ADVISORY SERVICE

DASETT

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARTS, SPORT, THE ENVIRONMENT, TOURISM AND TERRATORIES (AUSTRALIA)

DATR

DIGITAL AUDIO TAPE RECORDER

DAWS

DANISH ANIMAL WELFARE SOCIETY

DAWS

DIGITAL ADVANCED WIRELESS SERVICE

DBE

(US FDA) DIVISION OF BIOEQUIVALENCE

DBPCT

DOUBLE BLIND PLACEBO CONTROLLED TRIAL

DCA

DICHLOROACETIC ACID

DCA

DRUG CONTROL AUTHORITY (MALASIA)

DCC

DOCUMENT CONTROL CENTRE (FDA)

DCGI

DRUGS CONTROLLER OF INDIA

DCI

DATA CALL-IN NOTICE (EPA, US)

DCMA

DRY COLOUR MANUFACTURER'S ASSOCIATION

DCMO

(US) DIVISION OF COMPLIANCE MANAGEMENT OPERATING (OF FDA)

DCS

DISTRIBUTED CONTROL SYSTEM

DCSH

DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY SERVICE AND HEALTH (AUSTRALIA)

DD

DNA DAMAGE

DD

DRAFT FOR DEVELOPMENT

DDD

DESIGN DAILY DOSAGE

DDMAC

DIVISION OF DRUG MARKETING, ADVERTISING AND COMMUNICATIONS

DDMAC

DRUG MARKETING, ADVERTISING AND COMMUNICATIONS

DDSSDSS

(CANADIAN) DRUGS DIRECTORATE SUBCOMMITTEE ON DRUG SCHEDULING STATUS

DDX

DOCTORS' AND DENTISTS' EXEMPTION

DEA

DRUG ENFORCEMENT ADMINISTRATION

DEA

DRUG ENFORCEMENT AGENCY

DEC

DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION (US)

DECT

DIGITAL ENHANCED CORDLESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS

DEMOS

DTI ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT OPTIONS SCHEME

DENI

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION FOR NORTHERN IRELAND

DENR

DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES (PHILIPPINES)

DEP

DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION (US)

DEQ

DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY (US)

DEREK

DEDUCTION ESTIMATION OF RISK FROM EXISTING KNOWLEDGE

DES

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND SCIENCE (UK)

DESI

DRUG EFFECTIVENESS STUDY IMPLEMENTATION (VETERINARY PRODUCTS PRE 10/10/62, US)

DESSAC

DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM OF ARABLE CROPS

DEST

DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT, SPORT AND TERRATORIES, AUSTRALIA)

DETA

DIELECTRIC THERMAL ANALYSIS

DETO

DYES ENVIRONMENTAL AND TOXICOLOGY ORGANIZATION

DETR

DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT, TRANSPORT AND THE REGIONS (UK)

DFE

DEPARTMENT FOR THE ENVIRONMENT (EPA, US)

DFE

DESIGN FOR THE ENVIRONMENT

DFG

GERMAN RESEARCH COUNCIL

DFG

RESEARCH SOCIETY FOR COLOURANTS (GERMANY)

DFR

DIRECTORATE OF FISHERIES RESEARCH (NOW CALLED CEFAS)

DFS

DIVISION OF FOOD SAFETY (FDA, US)

DG

DIRECTORATE GENERAL

DG III

DEPARTMENT FOR INTERNAL AFFAIRS (EC)

DG XI

DEPARTMENT FOR ENVIRONMENT, CONSUMER PROTECTION AND NUCLEAR SAFETY (EC)

DGD

DECISION GUIDANCE DOCUMENT

DGD

DECISION GUIDANCE DOCUMENTS

DGFPS

DIRECTORATE GENERAL OF PHARMACY AND HEALTH PRODUCTS (SPAIN)

DGK

SOCIETY OF COSMETIC CHEMISTS (GERMANY)

DGQ

SOCIETY FOR QUALITY (GERMANY)

DGQA

GENERAL DIRECTORATE FOR THE ENVIRONMENT (PORTUGAL)

DGSA

DANGEROUS GOODS SAFETY ADVISOR

DGV

DUTCH INSTITUTE FOR EFFECTIVE USE OF MEDICATION

DH

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

DHA

DEPARTMENT OF HUMANITARIAN AFFAIRS

DHAEMAE

THE DISPOSABLE HYPODERMIC AND ALLIED EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION OF EUROPE

DHHCS

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, HOUSING AND COMMUNITY SERVICES (AUSTRALIA)

DHHS

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

DIA

DRUG INFORMATION ASSOCIATION (US)

DIB

DEUTSCHE INDUSTRIEVEREINIGUNG BIOTECHNOLOGIE (GERMANY)

DIF

(UK) DAIRY INDUSTRY FEDERATION

DIG

DATA INTERPRETATION GUIDE (HAZARD ASSESSMENT OF CHEMICALS, OECD)

DII

(FRENCH) DIRECTION INTERDEPARTEMENTALE DE L'INDUSTRIE

DIMDI

(GERMAN) INSTITUTE FOR MEDICAL ACCREDITATION AND INFORMATION

DIN

(CANADA) DRUG IDENIFICATION NUMBER

DIN

DEUTSCHES INSTITUT FUR NORMUNG EV (GERMANY)

DIN

DRUG IDENTIFICATION NUMBER (CANADA)

DLS

DANISH PHARMACEUTICAL STANDARDS

DLT

DOSE-LIMITING TOXICITY

DLWP

DEPARTMENT OF LABOUR PROTECTION AND WELFARE (THAILAND)

DM

DOUBLE-MINUTE (ENZYME TECHNOLOGY)

DMA

DYNAMIC MECHANICAL ANALYSIS

DMF

DRUG MASTER FILE

DMO

DIRECT MODE OPERATION

DMTA

DYNAMIC MECHANICAL THERMAL ANALYSIS

DNA

DEOXYRIBONUCLEIC ACID

DNA

DESIGNATED NATIONAL AUTHORITIES

DNAEE

DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND ELECTRICAL ENERGY (BRAZIL)

DNR

DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES (US)

DNRC

DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION (US)

DOC

DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION (US)

DOC

DISSOLVED ORGANIC CARBON

DOD

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENCE

DOE

DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

DOE

DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT (UK)

DOI

DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (US)

DOJ

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE (US)

DOPA

DIHYDROXYPHENYLALANINE

DOS

DEPARTMENT OF STATE

DOSH

DEPARTMENT OF OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH

DOT

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT (UK)

DOT

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT (US)

DOTTS

DUNG ORGANISM TOXICITY TESTING STANDARDISATION

DPA

(UK) DATA PROTECTION ACT

DPCSD

DEPARTMENT FOR POLICY COORDINATION AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

DPD

DANGEROUS PREPARATIONS DIRECTIVE (EEC)

DPG

DOMESTICALLY PROHIBITED GOODS

DPIM

(SAX'S) DANGEROUS PROPERTIES OF INDUSTRIAL MATERIALS

DPR

DEPARTMENT OF PESTICIDE REGULATION (CALIFORNIA, US)

DPR

DIVISION OF PHARMACOVIGILANCE AND EPIDEMIOLOGY

DPSSE

DRUGS AND POISONS SCHEDULE STANDING COMMITTEE

DPUG

(US) DRAFT PROCESS VALID

DR

(FDA) DISCIPLINE REVIEW LETTER

DR

DNA REPAIR

DRANC

DUTCH RISK ASSESSMENT SYSTEM FOR NEW CHEMICALS

DRIRE

DIRECTION REGIONALE DE L'INDUSTRIE, LA RECHERCHE ET L'ENVIRONNEMENT

DRO

DISABLEMENT RESETTLEMENT OFFICER

DRUG

(UK) DRUG UTILISATION AND RESEARCH GROUP

DSC

DIFFERENTIAL SCANNING CALORIMETRY

DSD

DAULES SYSTEM DEUTSCHLAND (PACKAGING)

DSEB

(AUSTRALIA) DRUG SAFETY AND EVALUATION BRANCH

DSHEA

(US) DIETARY SUPPLEMENT HEALTH AND EDUCATION ACT

DSL

DOMESTIC SUBSTANCES LIST (CANADA)

DSS

DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM

DSS1

DIGITAL SUBSCRIBER SIGNALLING SYSTEM NO 1

DTA

DIFFERENTIAL THERMAL ANALYSIS

DTA

DIRECT TOXICITY ASSESSMENT (EFFLUENTS, UK)

DTC

DIRECT TO CONSUMER (ADVERTISING)

DTI

DEPARTMENT OF TRADE AND INDUSTRY

DTU

TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY OF DENMARK

DTX

DISCONTINOUS TRANSMISSION

DUCC

DOWNSTREAM USERS CHEMICALS CO-ORDINATION GROUP (EU REACH)

DungeV

ORDINANCE ON THE PRINCIPLES OF GOOD PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE IN THE APPLICATION OF FERTILIZERS

DungMG

FERTILIZER ACT

DV

DATA PROCESSING

DVB

DIGITAL VIDEO BROADCASTING

DWI

DRINKING WATER INSPECTORATE (UK)

DWP

(UK) DEPARTMENT OF WORK AND PENSIONS

E&P

OIL INDUSTRY EXPLORATION AND PRODUCTION FORUM

EA

ECOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT (SETAC)

EA

ENVIRONMENT AGENCY

EA

ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT (FDA, US)

EA

ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT (NEPA, US)

EAA

EXPORT ADMINISTRATIONS ACT

EAC

EMERGENCY ACTION CODE (UK DANGEROUS GOODS)

EAFUS

EVERYTHING ADDED TO FOOD IN THE UNITED STATES (FDA, US)

EAGGF

EUROPEAN AGROCHEMICAL GUIDANCE AND GUARANTEE FUND

EAHIL

EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION FOR HEALTH INFORMATION AND LIBRARIES

EAL

EUROPEAN COOPERATION FOR ACCREDITATION OF LABORATORIES

EAP

ENVIRONMENTAL ACTION PROGRAMME

EAPC

EUROPEAN-AMERICAN PHYTOMEDICINES COALITION

EAPPI

EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF THE PLASMA PRODUCTS INDUSTRY

EARA

ENVIRONMENTAL AUDITORS REGISTRATION ASSOCIATION (US)

EAS

EMPLOYER ASSISTANCE SCHEME

EASD

EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF SECURITIES DEALERS

EASOE

EUROPEAN ARCTIC STRATOSPHERIC OZONE EXPERIMENT

EASTT

ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORY SERVICE FOR TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER

EATG

EUROPEAN AIDS TREATMENT GROUP

EBA

FEDERAL RAILWAY OFFICE (GERMANY)

EBMA

EUROPEAN BUTYLATED HYDROXYTOLUENE MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

EBRD

EUROPEAN BANK FOR RECONSTRUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT

EBRS

ELECTRONIC BATCH RECORD SYSTEM

EBSA

EUROPEAN BIOSAFETY ASSOCIATION

EC

COMMISSION OF THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES

EC

EUROPEAN COMMISSION

EC

EUROPEAN COMMISSIONS

EC

EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES

EC50

MEDIAN EFFECTIVE CONCENTRATION

ECA

(PHILIPPINE) ENVIRONMENTALLY CRITICAL AREA

ECA

ENFORCEABLE CONSENT AGREEMENT (TSCA, US)

ECA

ENVIRONMENT CONTAINMENTS ACT (CANADA)

ECA

EUROPEAN CHEMICALS AGENCY

ECAACC

ENVIRONMENT CONTAMINANTS ACT AMENDMENTS CONSULTATIVE COMMITTEE (CANADA)

ECAO

ENVIRONMENTAL CRITERIA AND ASSESSMENT OFFICE (US)

ECB

EUROPEAN CHEMICALS BUREAU

ECB

EUROPEAN CHEMICALS BUREAU (ISPRA)

ECCA

EUROPEAN CROP CARE ASSOCIATION

ECCC

EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES CHEMISTRY COUNCIL

ECCLS

EUROPEAN COMMITTEE FOR CLINICAL LABORATORY STANDARDS

ECDIN

ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMICALS DATA AND INFORMATION SHEET

ECDIN

ISPRA DATABASE ON CHEMICALS

ECE

ECONOMIC COMMISSION FOR EUROPE

ECETOC

EUROPEAN CHEMICAL INDUSTRY ECOLOGY AND TOXICOLOGY CENTRE

ECFIA

EUROPEAN CERAMIC FIBRES INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION

ECISS

EUROPEAN COMMITTEE FOR IRON AND STEEL STANDARDISATION

ECJ

EUROPEAN COURT OF JUSTICE

ECMA

EUROPEAN CATALYST MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

ECMRA

EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION FOR BUSINESS RESEARCH, PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

ECMRA

EUROPEAN CHEMICAL MARKET RESEARCH ASSOCIATION

ECN

ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGES NETWORK

ECOFRAM

ECOLOGICAL COMMITTIE ON FIFRA RISK ASSESSMENT METHODS

ECOHSE

EUROPEAN CENTRE FOR OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH, SAFETY AND THE ENVIRONMENT

ECOIN

EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES CORE INVENTORY

ECOIN

EUROPEAN CORE INVENTORY

ECOMED

EUROPEAN CONFEDERATION OF MEDICAL DEVICE SUPPLIERS ASSOCIATIONS

ECOSOC

ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTEE (EC)

ECOSOC

ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COUNCIL (UN)

ECOSOL

EUROPEAN CENTRE OF STUDIES ON MINERAL ALKYLBENZENE

ECP

(PHILIPPINES) ENVIRONMENTALLY CRITICAL PROJECT

ECPA

EUROPEAN CROP PROTECTION ASSOCIATION

ECPCI

EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF PHOTOGRAPHIC INDUSTRY

ECPI

EUROPEAN COUNCIL FOR PLASTICISRES AND INTERMEDIATES

ECRB

EUROPEAN CHEMIST REGISTRATION BOARD

ECRP

TRANS-TASNIAN EXISTING CHEMICALS REVIEW PROGRAMME (PESTICIDES)

ECRU

EC RESEARCH UNIT (HALL UNIVERSITY)

ECSA

EC STUDIES ASSOCIATION

ECSA

EUROPEAN CHLORINATED SOLVENTS ASSOCIATION

ECSMA

EUROPEAN COPPER SULPHATE MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

ECTA

ENZYME CATALYSED THERAPEUTIC AGENTS

ECVAM

EUROPEAN CENTRE FOR VALIDATION OF ALTERNATIVE METHODS

ECVD

THE EUROPEAN COLLEGES OF VETERINARY DERMATOLOGY

ECVIM

THE EUROPEAN COLLEGES OF VETERINARY INTERNAL MEDICINE

ECVO

THE EUROPEAN COLLEGES OF VETERINARY OPTHALMOLOGY

ECVR

EUROPEAN COLLEGES OF VETERINARY: RADIOGRAPHY

ECVS

THE EUROPEAN COLLEGES OF VETERINARY SURGERY

ECVT

EUROPEAN COLLEGE OF VETERINARY TOXICOLOGY

EDA

EUROPEAN DICHROMATE PRODUCERS ASSOCIATION

EDEXIM

EUROPEAN DATABASE ON EXPORT AND IMPORT OF CERTAIN DANGEROUS CHEMICALS

EDEXIM

EUROPEAN DATABASE ON EXPORT-IMPORT OF CERTAIN DANGEROUS CHEMICALS

EDF

ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENCE FUND (US)

EDF

EUROPEAN DEFENCE FUND

EDI

ELECTRONIC DATA INTERCHANGE

EDI

ESTIMATED DAILY INTAKE (US FDA PMN)

EDI

EXPECTED/ESTIMATED DAILY INTAKE

EDIF

ELECTRONIC DESIGN INTERCHANGE FORMAT

EDIFACT

ELECTRONIC DATA INTERCHANGE FOR ADMINISTRATION, COMMERCE AND TRANSPORT

EDIT

EUROPEAN DISCUSSION GROUP OF INHALATION TOXICOLOGISTS

EDIT

EVALUATION-GUIDED DEVELOPMENT OF IN VITRO TEST BATTERIES

EDLC

ESTIMATED DOSE OF LOW CONCERN (OECD)

EDMA

EUROPEAN DIAGNOSTIC MANUFACTURES ASSOCIATION

EDMA

THE ENVIRONMENTAL DETERGENT MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

EDMS

ELECTRONIC DOCUMENTATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

EDMS

ENTERPRISE DOCUMENT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

EDQC

EUROPEAN ORGANISATION FOR QUALITY CONTROL

EDQM

EUROPEAN DIRECTORATE FOR THE QUALITY OF MEDICINES

EDRC

ENVIRONMENT AND DEVELOPMENT RESOURCE CENTRE

EDSF

EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN SUMMARY FORM (FDA, US)

EDSP

ENDOCRINE DESCRIPTOR SCREENING PROGRAMME

EDSTAC

ENDOCRINE DISRUPTOR SCREENING AND TESTING ADVISORY COMMITTEE

EDTA

ENDOCRINE DISRUPTERS TESTING AND ASSESSMENT

EDU

EUROPEAN DRUGS UNIT

EE

EQUIPMENT ENGINEER

EEA

EUROPEAN ADJUVANTS ASSOCIATION

EEA

EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AREA

EEA

EUROPEAN ENVIRONMENT AGENCY

EEAM

ENVIRON'S COMPUTER-BASED GROUND-WATER FLOW MODEL

EEB

ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS BRANCH (OTS, EPA)

EEB

EUROPEAN ENVIRONMENT BUREAU

EEC

EUROPEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITIES

EEC

EUROPEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY

EEC

EXPECTED ENVIRONMENTAL CONCENTRATION (EA, FDA, US)

EECS

ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT CERTIFICATION SCHEME (HSE)

EED

EXPOSURE EVALUATION DIVISION (OPPT, EPA, US)

EEE

ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT

EEI

EMERGENCY EXPOSURE INDICES

EEMS

EUROPEAN ENVIRONMENTAL MUTAGEN SOCIETY

EEO

EUROPEAN ECO-LABEL ORGANISATION

EEOA

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES ACT

EERC

EUROPEAN ETHICAL REVIEW COMMITTEE

EERO

EUROPEAN ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION

EESC

EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTIE

EESE

FEDERATION OF GREEK BUSINESS ASSOCIATIONS

EESI

ENVIRONMENT AND ENERGY STUDY INSTITUTE

EFA

EUROPEAN FOOD AUTHORITY

EFCE

EUROPEAN FEDERATION OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING

EFCTC

EUROPEAN FLUOROCARBOS TECHNICAL COMMITTEE

EFED

ENVIRONMENTAL FATE AND EFFECTS DIVISION (OF US EPA OPP)

EFFA

EUROPEAN FLAVOURS AND FRAGRANCES ASSOCIATION

EFFOST

EUROPEAN FEDERATION OF FOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

EFI

ECONOMIC AND FISCAL INSTRUMENTS

EFIN

ENVIRONMENTAL FINANCING INFORMATION NETWORK (US)

EFMA

EUROPEAN FERTILISER MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

EFOA

EUROPEAN FUEL OXYGENATES ASSOCIATION

EFP

PRODUCTS CONTAINING ACTIVE INGREDIENTS INCLUDED IN THE POSITIVE LIST ESTABLISHED BY THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH

EFPHA

(PROPOSED) EUROPEAN FOOD AND PUBLIC HEALTH AUTHORITY

EFPIA

EUROPEAN FEDERATION OF PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRIES' ASSOCIATIONS

EFR

ENHANCED FULL RATE

EFR

EUROPEAN FERROUS RECOVERY AND RECYCLING FEDERATION

EFSA

EUROPEAN FOOD SAFETY AUTHORITY

EFSPI

THE EUROPEAN FEDERATION OF STATISTICIANS IN THE PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY

EFTA

EUROPEAN FREE TRADE ASSOCIATION

EG

EUROPEAN COMMUNITY

EG

EUROPEAN TELECOMMUNICATIONS STANDARDS INSTITUTE GUIDE

EGA

EUROPEAN GENERIC MEDICINES ASSOCIATION

EGA

EUROPEAN GENERICS ASSOCIATION

EHC

ENVIRONMENT HEALTH CRITERIA

EHC

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH CRITERIA

EHE

ESTIMATED HUMAN EXPOSURE (OECD)

EHO

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH OFFICER

EHPM

EUROPEAN FEDERATION OF ASSOCIATIONS OF HEALTH PRODUCTS MANUFACTURERS

EHS

ENVIRONMENT AND HERITAGE SERVICE (UK DOE)

EHSC

ENVIRONMENT, HEALTH AND SAFETY COMMITTEE (OF RSC)

EHWB

HEALTH WORKS DIVISION OF THE JAPANESE ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

EIA

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT

EIA

ENZYME IMMUNOASSAY

EIB

EUROPEAN INVESTMENT BANK

EIC

ENDOCRINE ISSUES COALITION

EIC

ENVIRONMENTAL INDUSTRIES COMMISSION

EIC

EXPECTED INTRODUCED CONCENTRATION (EA, FDA, US)

EID

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPROVEMENT DIVISION (US)

EIGA

EUROPEAN INDUSTRIAL GASES ASSOCIATION

EIL

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPAIRMENT LIABILITY

EINECS

EUROPEAN INVENTORY OF EXISTING CHEMICAL SUBSTANCES

EINECS

EUROPEAN INVENTORY OF EXISTING COMMERCIAL SUBSTANCES

EIO

EUROPEAN INSTITUTE OF ONCOLOGY

EIONET

EUROPEAN ENVIRONMENT INFORMATION AND OBSERVATION NETWORK

EIP

EARLY INTRODUCTION PERMIT (NICNAS)

EIR

ESTABLISHED INSPECTION REPORT

EIS

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT (EA)

EIS

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT (NDA, FDA, US)

EIW

EUROPEAN INSTITUTE FOR WATER

EIW-RMDI

EUROPEAN INSTITUTE FOR WATER RESOURCES, MANAGEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT

ELA

ESTABLISHMENT LICENSE APPLICATION

ELINCS

EUROPEAN LIST OF NOTIFIED CHEMICAL SUBSTANCES

ELISA

ENZYME LINKED IMMUNOSORBENT ASSAY

ELS

ECOLABELLING SCHEMES

ELS

ENVIRONMENTAL LABELLING SCHEME

ELSA

EUROPEAN LEAD STABILIZERS ASSOCIATION

ELV

EMISSION LIMIT VALUE

ELV

END-OF-LIFE VEHICLES

EMA

EUROPEAN MEDICINES AGENCY

EMAD

(US) ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING AND ASSESSMENT PROGRAM

EMAS

ECO MANAGEMENT AND AUDIT SCHEME

EMAS

EMPLOYMENT MEDICAL ADVISORY SERVICE (UK)

EMB

ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT BUREAU (PHILIPPINES)

EMC

(UK ABPI) ELECTRONIC MEDICINES COMPENDIUM

EMC

ELECTROMAGNETIC COMPATIBILITY

EMCDDA

EUROPEAN MONITORING CENTRE FOR DRUGS AND DRUG ADDICTION

EMDM

EUROPEAN MEDICAL DEVICE MANUFACTURER (JOURNAL)

EMEA

EUROPEAN AGENCY FOR THE EVALUATION OF MEDICINAL PRODUCTS

EMEA

EUROPEAN MEDICINES EVALUATION AGENCY

EMFIC

REGULATIONS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT ON THE FIRST IMPORT OF CHEMICALS AND THE IMPORT AND EXPORT OF TOXIC CHEMICALS (CHINA)

EMI

ELECTROMAGNETIC INTERFERENCE

EMI

EUROPEAN MONETARY INSTITUTE

EMIC

ENVIRONMENTAL MUTAGEN INFORMATION CENTRE (US)

EMIC

ENVIRONMENTAL MUTAGEN INFORMATION CENTRE SUBFILE

EMIG

EUROPEAN MEDICAL DEVICES INDUSTRY GROUP

EMLPP

ENHANCED MULTI-LEVEL PRECEDENCE AND PREEMPTION SERVICE

EMPA

FEDERAL TESTING INSTITUTE (SWITZERLAND)

EMS

EMERGENCY PROCEDURES FOR SHIPS CARRYING DANGEROUS GOODS

EMS

ENGINEERING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

EMS

ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

EMS

EUROPEAN MONETARY SYSTEM

EMSG

ENDOCRINE MODULATING SERVICES GROUP

EMSG

ENDOCRINE MODULATORS STEERING GROUP

EMSL

ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING SYSTEMS LABORATORY (US)

EMU

EUROPEAN MONETARY UNION

EMWA

EUROPEAN MEDICAL WRITERS ASSOCIATION

EN

ENGLISH NATURE

EN

EUROPEAN STANDARD

EN

EUROPEAN STANDARD, TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERIES

ENA

EUROPEAN NITRATORS ASSOCIATION

ENB

ENGLISH NATIONAL BOARD

ENB

EXPLOSIVES NOTIFIED BODY (HSE, UK)

ENP

EUROPEAN NOTIFICATION PANEL

ENSBANA

ECOLE NATIONALE SUPERIEURE DE BIOLOGIE APPLIQUEE A LA NUTRITION ET L'ALIMENTATION (UNIVERSITY OF BOURGOGNE)

ENV

EUROPEAN PRESTANDARDS

ENVI

ENVIRONMENT AND PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE (EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT)

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NATIONAL DRUG ORGANIZATION (GREECE)

EOQ

EUROPEAN ORGANISATION FOR QUALITY

EOTC

EUROPEAN ORGANISATION FOR CERTIFICATION ON TESTING

EP

EUROPEAN PHARMACOPOEIA

EPA

ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION ACT 1990

EPA

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ADMINISTRATION (TAIWAN)

EPA

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

EPA

UNITED STATES PROTECTION AGENCY

EPAC

EUROPEAN PUBLIC ASSESSMENT REPORT (PHARMACEUTICALS)

EPAQS

EXPERT PANEL ON AIR QUALITY STANDARDS (UK)

EPAQS

EXPERT PANEL ON AIR QUALITY SYSTEMS (UK)

EPAR

EUROPEAN PUBLIC ACCESS REPORT (PHARMACEUTICALS, EC)

EPAS

EUROPEAN PRODUCERS OF ACTIVE SUBSTANCES

EPAS

EUROPEAN PRODUCERS OF ANTIMICROBIAL SUBSTANCES (CEFIC)

EPCA

ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION CONTROL ACT (SINGAPORE)

EPCA

EUROPEAN PETROCHEMICAL ASSOCIATION

EPCI

EUROPEAN PHOTOGRAPHIC CHEMICAL INDUSTRY

EPCO

EFSA PLANT PRODUCTS PEER REVIEW CO-ORDINATION (REPLACES ECCO)

EPCO

EUROPEAN COMMISSION CO-ORDINATION GROUP

EPCRA

EMERGENCY PLANNING AND COMMUNITY RIGHT-TO-KNOW ACT

EPD

ENVIRONMENTAL PRODUCT DECLERATIONS

EPDLA

EUROPEAN POLYMER DISPERSION AND LATEX ASSOCIATION

EPER

EUROPEAN POLLUTING EMISSIONS REGISTER

EPFA

EUROPEAN PLASMA FRACTIONATORS ASSOCIATION

EPFP

EUROPEAN PRODUCERS OF FORMULATED PRESERVATIVES

EPI

EUROPEAN PAPER INSTITUTE

EPI

EUROPEAN PRODUCT INDEX

EPIC

EPA PUBLICATIONS AND INFORMATION CENTRE

EPIDEM

EPIDERMIOLOGY INFORMATION SYSTEM

EPL

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION LAW (CHINA)

EPOA

EXPERT PANEL ON ANTIBIOTICS

EPOC

ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY COMMITTEE

EPOCH

EUROPEAN PROGRAMME ON CLIMATOLOGY AND NATURAL HAZARDS

EPP

ENVIRONMENTAL PRODUCT PROFILE

EPPAA

EUROPEAN PURE PHOSPHORIC ACID DISTRIBUTORS ASSOCIATION

EPPO

EUROPEAN AND MEDITERRANEAN PLANT PROTECTION ORGANISATIION

EPRA

EUROPEAN PHENOLIC RESINS ASSOCIATION

EPS

EUROPEAN PHARMACOVIGILANCE SYSTEM

EPSRC

ENGINEERING AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL

EPTA

EUROPEAN PORTABLE TANK ASSOCIATION

EQIA

ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY IMPROVEMENT ACT (US)

EQS

ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY STANDARD (PESTICIDES, EEC)

EQS

EUROPEAN COMMITTEE FOR QUALITY SYSTEM ASSESSMENT AND CERTIFICATION

ERC

(PROPOSED) EUROPEAN RESEARCH COUNCIL

ERCS

EMERGENCY RESPONSE COMMUNICATION STANDARD

ERGATT

EUROPEAN RESEARCH GROUP FOR ALTERNATIVES IN TOXICITY TESTING

ERIC

EMERGENCY RESPONSE INTERVENTION CARD

ERISA

EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT AND INCOME SECURITY ACT

ERL

(DUTCH) ENVIRONMENTAL RISK LIMIT

ERL

ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH LABORATORY (EPA, US)

ERMA

ENVIRON'S COMPUTER-BASED RISK ASSESSMENT MODEL

ERNAEPFA

EUROPEAN RESPONSIBLE NUTRITION ALLIANCE

ERNS

EMERGENCY RESPONSE NOTIFICATION SYSTEM (US)

ERP

ENFORCEMENT RESPONSE POLICY (TSCA, EPA)

ERRA

EUROPEAN RECOVERY AND RECYCLING ASSOCIATION

ERS

EMPLOYMENT REHABILITATION SERVICE

ERSR

ELECTRONIC REGULATORY SUBMISSION AND REVIEW

ES

EMPLOYMENT SERVICE

ES

EUROPEAN TELECOMMUNICATIONS STANDARDS INSTITUTE STANDARD

ESA

ECOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA

ESA

EFTA SURVEILLIANIC AUTHORITY

ESA

ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES ASSOCIATION

ESA

ENVIRONMENTALLY SENSITIVE AREA

ESAC

EDSTAC SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY COMMITTEE

ESAC

SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY COMMITTEE (VAM, EC)

ESC

ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTEE (EU)

ESC

ENVIRONMENTAL STRESS CRACKING

ESCAP

ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMISSION FOR ASIA AND THE PACIFIC

ESCB

EUROPEAN SYSTEM OF CENTRAL BANKS

ESCOP

EUROPEAN SCIENTIFIC COOPERATIVE ON PHYTOTHERAPY

ESCORT

EUROPEAN STANDARD CHARACTERISTICS FOR BENEFICIAL REGULATORY TESTING

ESD

ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION DOCUMENT

ESD

ELECTROSTATIC DISCHARGE

ESD

EMISSION SCENARIO DOCUMENT

ESDREMA

EUROPEAN SURGICAL DRESSINGS MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

ESE

SCIENTIFIC APPROVALS (DRUGS) COMMITTEE (GREECE)

ESEF

(RSC) ENVIRONMENT, SUSTAINABILITY AND ENERGY FORUM

ESF

EUROPEAN SCIENCE FOUNDATION

ESPE

EVALUATION SYSTEM FOR PESTICIDES (HOLLAND)

ESPMA

EUROPEAN STERILE PACKAGING MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

ESR

EXISTING SUBSTANCES REGULATIONS

ESRA

EUROPEAN SYNTHETIC RUBBER ASSOCIATION

ESRC

ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL RESEARCH COUNCIL

ESTA

EUROPEAN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY ASSEMBLY

ESTC

EXPLOSIVES STORAGE AND TRANSPORT COMMITTEE (MOD, UK)

ESTRI

ELECTRONIC STANDARDS FOR TRANSMISSION OF REGULATORY INFORMATION

ETAD

ECOLOGICAL AND TOXICOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION OF THE DYESTUFFS MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY

ETC

EUROPEAN TOPIC CENTRE (EEA)

ETC

EUROPEAN TRANSLATION CENTRE (LUXEMBOURG)

ETD

ECONOMICS AND TECHNOLOGY DIVISION (OPPT, EPA, US)

ETIC

ENVIRONMENTAL TERATOLOGY INFORMATION CENTRE (US)

ETIC

ENVIRONMENTAL TERATOLOGY INFORMATION CENTRE SUBFILE

ETIS

ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION SCHEME (UK)

ETOMEP

EUROPEAN TECHNICAL OFFICE FOR MEDICINAL PRODUCTS

ETPA

EUROPEAN THERMAL PAPERS ASSOCIATION

ETS

ENVIRONMENTAL TOBACCO SMOKE

ETSI

EUROPEAN TELECOMMUNICATIONS STANDARDS INSTITUTE

ETSU

ENERGY TECHNOLOGY SUPPORT UNIT (HARWELL)

ETTSZ

NATIONAL TOXICOLOGY INFORMATION CENTRE (HUNGARY)

ETUC

EUROPEAN TRADE UNION CONFEDERATION

EU

(AUSTRALIA) EVALUATION UNIT (OF TEA)

EU

EUROPEAN UNION

EUA

ECOSYSTEM UNCERTAINTY ANALYSIS (EPA, US)

EUCLID

EUROPEAN CHEMICAL INFORMATION DATA-BASE

EUCOMED

EUROPEAN CONFEDERATION OF MEDICAL SUPPLIERS ASSOCIATION (DEVICES)

EUDAMED

EU DATABASE ON MEDICAL DEVICES

EUETS

EU EMISSIONS TRADING SCHEME (FOR GREENHOUSE GASES)

EUFRAM

EUROPEAN FRAMEWORK FOR PROHIBITION RISK ASSESSMENT

EUM

EXPERT GROUP ON VITAMINS AND MINERALS

EUORANET

EUROPEAN COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK FOR INTER-STATE COOPERATION IN RESPECT OF REGULATORY INFORMATION DISSEMINATION AND TRANSFER

EUP

END-USE PRODUCT

EUP

ENERGY-USING PRODUCTS

EUP

EXPERIMENTAL USE PERMIT (FIELD TESTS OF MICROBIAL PESTICIDES, US)

EUPC

EUROPEAN PLASTICS CONVENERS

EUPC

EUROPEAN PLASTICS CONVERTERS

EURATOM

EUROPEAN ATOMIC ENERGY COMMUNITY

EUREAU

UNION OF EUROPEAN ASSOCIATIONS OF WATER SUPPLIERS

EURESCO

EUROPEAN RESEARCH CONFERENCES

EURO FIR

EUROPEAN FOOD INFORMATION RESOURCES

EURODMF

EUROPEAN DRUG MASTER FILE

EURODS

EUROPEAN ORGANISATON OF RARE DISEASES

EUROMETAUX

EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF METALS

EURONATURE

EUROPEAN NATURAL HERITAGE FUND

EUROPEN

EUROPEAN ORGANISATION FOR PACKAGING AND THE ENVIRONMENT

EUROPIA

EUROPEAN PETROLEUM INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION

EUROPOEM

EUROPEAN PREDICTIVE OPERATOR EXPOSURE MODEL

EUROSTAT

STATISTICAL OFFICE (EC)

EUSES

EUROPEAN SYSTEM FOR THE EVALUATION OF SUBSTANCES

EUVEPRO

EUROPEAN VEGETABLE PROTEIN FEDERATION

EVC

EXPOSURE VERIFICATION COMMITTEE (FDA, US)

EVCA

EUROPEAN VENTURE CAPITAL ASSOCIATION

EVCM

EUROPEAN COUNCIL OF VINYL MANUFACTURERS

EWC

EUROPEAN WASTE CATALOGUE

EWF

EUROPEAN WAX FEDERATION

EWG

ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING GROUP (US)

EWISA

EUROPEAN INDUSTRIES FOR SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE IN THE EU

EWOFFT

EUROPEAN WORKSHOP ON FRESHWATER FIELD TESTS

EWPCA

EUROPEAN WATER POLLUTION CONTROL ASSOCIATION

EWRS

EUROPEAN WEED RESEARCH SOCIETY

EXAMS

EXPOSURE ASSESSMENT MODELLING SYSTEM

EXICHEM

EXISTING CHEMICAL SUBSTANCES (OECD)

FAA

FEDERAL AVIATION AUTHORITY (US)

FAB

FAST ATOM BOMBARDMENT

FABBL

FARM ASSURED BRITISH BEEF AND LAMB

FAC

(CALIFORNIA) FOOD AND AGRICULTURE CODE

FAC

FOOD ADVISORY COMMITTEE (UK)

FACT

FIELD ACCELERATING COATING TECHNIQUE (FOR TIMBER COATING)

FACTS

FLEXIBLE ASSAY COMPOSER AND TASK SCHEDULER

FADN

FARM ACCOUNTANCY DATA NETWORK (EC)

FAIA

FOOD ADDITIVES INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION

FAIPI

THE FINISH ASSOCIATION OF THE INTERNATIONAL PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY

FAIR

FEDERAL AGRICULTURAL IMPROVEMENT AND REFORM ACT (US)

FAME

FATTY ACID METHYL ESTER

FAO

FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION (UN)

FAPAS

FOOD ANALYSIS PERFORMANCE ASSESSMENT SCHEME (UK)

FARM

FEDERATION OF AGROCHEMICAL RETAIL MERCHANTS (IRELAND)

FASEB

FEDERATION OF AMERICAN SOCIETIES FOR EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY

FASP

FOOD ADDITIVE SAFETY PROFILE (FDA, US)

FASS

(SWEDEN) LIST OF APPROVED MEDICINAL PRODUCTS

FATES

FIFRA AND TSCA ENFORCEMENT SYSTEM (SSTS, US)

FAWC

FARM ANIMAL WELFARE COUNCIL

FBDG

FOOD BASED DIETARY GUIDELINES

FBID

FORENINGEN OF BIOTEKNOLOGISTA INUSTRIER I DANMARK

FBS

FARM BUSINESS SURVEY

FBS

FOETAL BOVINE SERUM

FCA

FOOD CONTACT ADVISORY PANEL (CEFIC)

FCC

FEDERAL COMMUNICATION COMMISSION

FCC

FOOD CHEMICAL CODEX

FCF

FOOD CONSUMPTION FACTOR

FCI

FACHVERBAND DER CHEMISCHEN INDUSTRY

FCIO

FACHVERBAND DER CHEMISCHIN INDUSTRIE OSTERREICHS (AUSTRIA)

FCKW

CHLOROFLUOROCARBONS

FCN

(US) FOOD-CONTACT NOTIFICATION

FD&C ACT

FEDERAL FOOD, DRUG AND COSMETIC ACT

FDA

FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION (US)

FDAMA

FDA MODERNIZATION ACT

FDB

FUNCTIONAL OBSERVATIONAL BATTERY (EPA, US)

FDCA

FEDERAL FOOD, DRUG AND COSMETIC ACT (US)

FDF

FOOD AND DRINK FEDERATION

FDI

FEDERATION DENTAIRE INTERNATIONALE

FDKI

FORENINGEN AT DANSKE KEMISKE INDUSTRIER (DENMARK ASSOCIATION)

FDLI

FOOD AND DRUG LAW INSTITUTE (US)

FDTC

FIBRE DRUM TECHNICAL COUNCIL

FE

FEDERAL REGISTER

FEA

FEDERATION EUROPEENIRE DES AEROSOLS

FEAD

EUROPEAN FEDERATION OF WASTE MANAGEMENT

FECC

EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF CHEMICAL DISTRIBUTORS

FECC

EUROPEAN FEDERATION OF CHEMICAL TRADE

FECC

FEDERATION EUROPEENNE DU COMMERCE CHIMIQUE

FECS

FEDERATION OF EUROPEAN CHEMICAL SOCIETIES

FEDERCHIMICA

FEDERAZIONE NATIONALE DELL'INDUSTRIA CHIMICA (IFRA, ITALY)

FEDESA

EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF ANIMAL HEALTH INDUSTRIES

FEDSA

EUROPEAN FEDERATION OF ANIMAL HEALTH

FEEM

FEDERATION OF EUROPEAN EXPLOSIVES MANUFACTURES

FEFCO

THE EUROPEAN BOXMAKERS ASSOCIATION

FEFIM

FEDERATION FRANCAISE DES INDUSTRIES DU MEDICAMENT

FEICA

FEDERATION EMPRESARIAL DE LA ASSOCIATION QUIMICA ESPANOLA (SPANISH ASSOCIATION)

FEICA

FEDERATION OF EUROPEAN ADHESIVES MANUFACTURES

FELASA

FEDERATION OF EUROPEAN LABORATORY ANIMAL SERVICE ASSOCIATIONS

FEMA

FLAVOUR AND EXTRACTS MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

FEMA

FOOD AND EXTRACT MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

FEMVTF

FIFRA ENVIRONMENTAL MODEL VALIDATION TASK FORCE

FEOGA

FONDS EUROPEEN D'ORIENTATION ET DE GARANTIE AGRICOLE (=EAGGF)

FEPA

FOOD AND ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION ACT 1985

FERC

FACILITY EMERGENCY RESPONSE COORDINATOR

FES

FAMILY EXPENDITURE SURVEY

FESCID

EUROPEAN FEDERATION OF CHEMICAL AND GENERAL WORKERS UNION

FFAA

FEDERAL AND FRAGRANCE ASSOCIATION OF AUSTRALIA

FFB

FOOD FROM BRITAIN

FFDCA

(US) FEDERAL FOOD, DRUG AND COSMETICS ACT

FFIF

FINNISH FOREST INDUSTRIES FEDERATION

FFIS

FEDERAL FACILITIES INFORMATION SYSTEM (US)

FGD

FLUE GAS DESULPHURISATION

FIA

FLOW INJECTION ANALYSIS

FIAB

SPANISH FEDERATION OF FOOD AND DRINK INDUSTRIES

FIC/FCN

FEDERATION DES INDUSTRIES CHIMIQUES DE BELGIGUE/FEDERATIE DER CHEMIS CHE NIJVERHEID VAN BELGIE (BELGIUM ASSOCIATION)

FICI

FEDERATION OF IRISH CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES

FIE

FEDERATION OF IRISH EMPLOYERS

FIFE

FORMULATED HOUSEHOLD INSECTICIDES AND DISINFECTANTS INDUSTRY GROUP

FIFE

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF ASSSOCIATIONS OF MAINTENANCE PROUDUCTS MANUFACTURES

FIFST

FELLOW OF THE INSTITUTE OF FOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

FIOH

FINNISH INSTITUTE OF OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH

FIPS

FEDERAL INFORMATION PROCESSING STANDARDS (US)

FIRA

(UK) FORMATIVE INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATION

FLP

FUNCTIONAL LIMITS PROGRAMME

FLT

FLUORESCEINE LEAKAGE TEST

FMA

FERTILIZER MANUFACTURER'S ASSOCIATION LTD

FMA

FRAGRANCE MATERIALS ASSOCIATION OF THE UNITED STATES (IFRA, US)

FMC

FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION

FMCG

FAST-MOVING CONSUMER GOODS

FMEA

FAILURE MODE AND EFFECT ANALYSIS

FOEE

FRIENDS OF THE EARTH EUROPE

FOEL

FRIENDS OF THE EARTH INTERNATIONAL

FOI

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION

FOIA

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT

FONSI

FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT

FOSIE

FOOD SAFETY IN EUROPE (PROJECT)

FP

FLASH POINT

FP5

FIFTH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME

FPIB

FOOD PRODUCTION AND INSPECTION BRANCH (CANADA)

FPO

FINGERPRINT OLIGOSACCHARIDE

FQPA

FOOD QUALITY PROTECTION ACT (US)

FRAMES

FRAMEWORK FOR RISK ANALYSIS IN MULTIMEDIA ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS

FRC

FEDERAL RECORDS CENTRE (US)

FRCA

FARMING AND RURAL CONSERVATION AGENCY (MAFF, UK)

FRDC

FOOD RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTRE (CANADA)

FRDS

FEDERAL REPORTING SYSTEM (US)

FSA

(EU) FOOD SAFETY AGENCY

FSA

FOOD SAFETY DIRECTORATE

FSA

FOOD STANDARDS AGENCY (UK)

FSAC

FOOD SAFETY ADVISORY COMMITTEE (FQPA, US)

FSC

FOREST STEWARDSHIP COUNCIL

FSE

FULL SCALE EVALUATION (OF GMO'S)

FSS

FORENSIC SCIENCE SERVICE (UK)

FTA

FREE TRADE AREA

FTA

FREIGHT TRANSPORT ASSOCIATION

FTAA

FREE TRADE AREA OF THE AMERICAS

FTC

FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION (US)

FTO

DUTCH PHARMACOTHERAPEUTIC COUNSELLING GROUP

FTP

FILE TRANSFER PROTOCOL

FTTA

FEDERAL TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER ACT (US)

FU

ITALIAN PHARMACOPOEIA

FWMP

FEDERAL WASTE MANAGEMENT PLAN (AUSTRIA)

FWPS

FARM WOODLAND PREMIUM SCHEME

FWS

FARM WOODLAND SCHEME

FWS

FIELD WORK SUPERVISOR

FWS

FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE (US)

GA

GENETICS ABSTRACTS

GAA

GREEK AGROCHEMICAL INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION

GABI

JOINT OFFICIAL JOURNAL

GAC

GRANULAR ACTIVATED CARBON

GADPTRA

GENERIC ANIMAL DRUG AND POTENT TERM RESTORATION ACT (US)

GALP

GOOD AUTOMATED LABORATORY PRACTICE

GAMBICA

INSTRUMENTATION, CONTROL AND AUTOMATION INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION

GAMP

GOOD AUTOMATED MANUFACTURING PRACTICE

GAO

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE (US)

GAP

GENETIC ACTIVITY PROFILE

GAP

GOOD AGRICULTURAL PRACTICE

GAST

GAS STRIPPING SYSTEM

GATT

GENERAL AGREEMENT ON TARIFFS AND TRADE

GAVI

GLOBAL ALLIANCE FOR VACCINES AND IMMUNIZATION

G-B

GIST-BROCADES

GBCD

GROUP BELGE DE COORDINATION DE LA BIOINDUSTRIE

GC

GENERAL COUNSEL(FDA)

GCC

GLOBAL CLIMATE COALITION

GCP

GOOD CLINICAL PRACTICE

GCPF

GLOBAL CROP PROTECTION FEDERATION

GCRP

GOOD CLINICAL RESEARCH PRACTICE

GDCH

GESELLSCHAFT DEUTSCHEN CHEMIKEN (CHEMISTS' SOCIETY GERMANY)

GDCh

SOCIETY OF GERMAN CHEMISTS

GDL

JOINT LANDER DATABASE ON HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES

GDP

GENERAL PREPARATIONS PRACTICE

GDP

GOOD DISTRIBUTION PRACTICE

GECO

COMMITTEE FOR DRUGS (HOLLAND)

GECP

GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE PROGRAMME

GEF

GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL FACILITY

GefahrgutG

ACT ON THE TRANSPORT OF DANGEROUS GOODS

GefStoffV

HAZARDOUS GOODS ORDINANCE

GEMI

GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT MANAGEMENT INITIATIVE (OF UNEP)

GERC

GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH CENTRE (IMPERIAL COLLEGE, UK)

GESAMP

GROUP OF EXPERTS ON THE SCIENTIFIC ASPECTS OF MARINE POLLUTION (UN)

GGVBinSch

DANGEROUS GOODS ORDINANCE-INLAND WATERWAYS

GGVE

DANGEROUS GOODS ORDINANCE- RAILWAYS

GGVS

DANGEROUS GOODS ORDINANCE-ROAD

GGVS

GERMAN STATUTORY ORDER ON THE CONVEYANCE OF DANGEROUS GOODS BY ROAD

GGVSee

DANGEROUS GOODS ORDINANCE- SEA

GGVSEE

GERMAN STATUTORY ORDER ON CONVEYANCE OF DANGEROUS GOODS BY SEA

GHG

GREENHOUSE GAS

GHOST

GLOBAL HARMONIZATION OF STANDARDS (OF FEDESA)

GHTF

GLOBAL HARMONIZATION TASK FORCE (MEDICAL DEVICES)

GIC

GENERAL INDUSTRY CHANGE

GIFAP

INTERNATIONAL GROUP OF NATIONAL ASSOCIATIONS OF AGROCHEMICAL MANUFACTURERS (BELGIUM)

GIKK

(UKRAINE) STATE INSPECTION OF PHARMACEUTICALS QUALITY CONTROL

GINC

GLOBAL INFORMATION NETWORK ON CHEMICALS

GIPHAC

EXHIBITION FOR PHARMACEUTICAL, COSMETIC AND PERFUME INDUSTRIES

GIPME

GLOBAL INVESTIGATION ON POLLUTION IN THE MARINE ENVIRONMENT

GIRP

GROUPEMENT INTERNATIONAL DE LA REPARTATION PHARMACEUTIQUE (EUROPEAN WHOLESALER ORGANISATION)

GIS

GEOGRAPHIC INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION

GISBAU

INFORMATION SYSTEM ON HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES BELONGING TO THE GERMAN STATUTORY ACCIDENT INSURANCE INSTITUTION FOR THE BUILDING INDUSTRY

GITP

GOOD INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PRACTICE

GIZ

POISON INFORMATION CENTRE

GKS

GRAPHICAL KERNAL SYSTEM

GLCC

GREAT LAKES CHEMICAL COOPERATION

GLNPO

GREAT LAKES NATIONAL PROGRAM OFFICE

GLOBE

GLOBAL LEGISLATORS' ORGANIZATION FOR A BALANCED ENVIRONMENT

GLP

GENERAL LABORATORY PRACTICE

GLP

GOOD LABORATORY PRACTICE

GLP-BSt

FEDERAL GLP OFFICE

GM

GENE MUTATION

GM

GENETICALLY MODIFIED

GMA

GLYCIDYLMETHACRYLATE

GMAC

GENETIC MANIPULATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE

GMBI

JOINT MINISTERIAL BULLETIN

GMO

GENETICALLY MODIFIED ORGANISM

GMP

GOOD MANUFACTURING PRACTICE

GNP

GROSS NATIONAL PRODUCT

GOP

GROUP ON OIL POLLUTION (PARIS COMMISSION)

GP

GENERAL PRACTITIONER

GP

GENERAL PUBLIC NUMBER (CANADA)

GPC

GEL PERMEATION CHROMATOGRAPHY

GPCR

G PROTEIN-COUPLED RECEPTOR

GPIA

GENERIC PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION (US) - MERGE WITH NPA

GPMT

GUINEA PIG MAXIMIZATION TEST

GPO

GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE (US)

GPPIP

GROUPEMENT PROFESSIONNEL DES PHARMACIENS DE L'INDUSTRIE PHARMACEUTIQUES (EEC)

GPRA

(US) GOVERNMENT PERFORMANCE AND RESULTS ACT

GPS

GEOMETRIC PRODUCT SPECIFICATION

GPUE

PHARMACEUTICAL GROUP OF THE EU

GPVD

GOOD PRACTICE IN THE USE OF VETERINARY DRUGS

GR

GROUP

GRAS

GENERALLY RECOGNISED AS SAFE (FOOD ADDITIVES, CESAN, FDA, US)

GRASE

GENERALLY RECOGNISED AS SAFE AND EFFECTIVE (PHARMACEUTICALS, FDA, US)

GRCDA

GOVERNMENT REFUSE COLLECTION AND DISPOSAL ASSOCIATION (US)

GREAT-ER

GEOGRAPHY-REFERENCES REGIONSAL EXPOSURE ASSESSMENT TOOL FOR EUROPEAN RIVERS

GRI

GLOBAL REPORTING INITIATIVE

GRN

GUIDELINE REFERENCE NUMBER

GRO

GENOME RESEARCH ORGANIZATION

GRP

GLASS REINFORCED PLASTIC

GRP

GLASS-REINFORCED THERMOSETTING PLASTICS

GRP

GOOD REVIEW PRACTICE

GrWV

ORDINANCE FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF COUNCIL DIRECTIVE 80/68/EEC ON THE PROTECTION OF THE GROUND WATER

GSA

GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (US)

GSBL

JOINT SUBSTANCE DATA POOL SHARED BY THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AND THE LANDER

GSEVEE

GENERAL CONFEDERATION OF GREEK CRAFTS AND TRADE

GSL

GENERAL SALES LIST

GSP

GENERALIZED SYSTEMS OF PREFERENCES

GTA

GENETIC TOXICOLOGY ASSOCIATION

GTP

GROUP TRANSFER POLYMERIZATION

GTZ

DEUTSCHE GESSCHSCHAFT FUR TECHNISCHE ZUSAMMENABEIT

GTZ

GERMAN SOCIETY FOR TECHNICAL COOPERATION

GU

(ITALY) OFFICIAL JOURNAL

GUT

ASSOCIATION FOR ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY CARPETS (ECO LABELLING SCHEME)

GVP

GOOD VERTERINARY PRACTICE

H

THEORETICAL PLATE

H S A

(SINGAPORE) HEALTH SCIENCES AUTHORITY

H S A

(SINGAPORE) HEALTH SERVICES AUTHORITY

HAA

HORMONALLY-ACTIVE AGENT

HAB

(GERMANY) HOMEOPATHIC PHARMACOPEIA

HACCP

HAZARD ANALYSIS AND CRITICAL CONTROL POINT (INSPECTION TECHNIQUE)

HACCP

HAZARD ANALYSIS CRITICAL CONTROL POINT (FOOD)

HACCP

HAZARD ANALYSIS OF CRITICAL CONTROL POINTS

HAD

HEALTH ASSESSMENT DOCUMENT (US)

HAGCCI

HEALTH ADVISORY GROUP ON CHEMICAL CONTAMINATION INCIDENTS (UK)

HAI

HEALTH ACTION INTERNATIONAL

HARAP

HIGHER TIER AQUATIC RISK ASSESSMENT FOR PESTICIDES

HARRPA

HYDROCARBON AND ROSIN RESINS PRODUCERS ASSOCIATION

HASAWA

HEALTH AND SAFETY AT WORK ACT (UK)

HAZAL

HAZARD ANALYSIS

HAZOP

HAZARD AND OPERABILITY STUDY

HCC

HAZARDS CONTROL COMMISSION (NEW ZEALAND)

HCFA

HEALTH CARE FINANCING ADMINSTRATION

HCFC

HYDROCHLOROFLUOROCARBON

HCM

HEALTH CAREER MODEL

HCS

HAZARD COMMUNICATION STANDARDS

HCWH

HEALTH CARE WITHOUT HARM (US GROUP)

HD

HANDBOOK

HD

HARMONIZED DOCUMENT

HDA

HEAVY DISTILLATION ANALYZER

HDC

HORTICULTURE DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL

HDLC

HIGH-LEVEL DATA LINK CONTROL

HDPE

HIGH DENSITY POLYETHYLENE

HE

HIGHER EDUCATION

HEA

HEALTH EFFECTS ASSESSMENT

HEALS

HUMAN EXPOSURE ASSESSMENT LOCATIONS PROGRAMME (WHO AND UNEP)

HEDSET

HARMONIZED ELECTRONIC DATA SET

HEDSET

HARMONIZED ELECTRONIC DATA SET (EC/OECD)

HELA

HEALTH AND SAFETY COMMITTEE / LOCAL AUTHORITY ENFORCEMENT LIAISON COMMITTEE

HELCOM

HELSINKI COMMISSION FOR THE PROTECTION OF THE MARINE ENVIRONMENT OF THE BALTIC

HELP

HIGH INTENSITY ELECTRIC FIELD PULSES

HERA

HUMAN AND ENVIRONMENTAL RISK ASSESSMENT (OF AISE & CEAC FOR HOUSEHOLD CLEANERS)

HERD

HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT REVIEW DIVISION (OPPT, EPA, US)

HERL

HEALTH EFFECTS RESEARCH LABORATORY (US)

HERO

HIGHEST EXPECTED REGULATORY OUTCOME

HEROS

HIGHEST EXPECTED REGULATORY OUTCOME (REACH)

HEROX

DATABASE OF EUROPEAN WORKPLACE EXPOSURE RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

HET-CAM

IN VITRO SCREEN FOR EYE IRRITATION

HETP

HEIGHT EQUIVALENT OF ONE THEORETICAL PLATE

HF

ROUTING CODE FOR MAIL TO THE OFFICE OF THE COMMISSIONER OF THE FDA

HFCS

HIGH FRUCTOSE CORN SYRUP

HFD

ROUTING CODE FOR MAIL TO CDER

HFIS

HIGH FRUCTOSE INSULIN SYRUP

HFM

ROUTING CODE FOR MAIL TO CBER

HFMA

UK HEALTH FOOD MANUFACTURERS' ASSOCIATION

HFS

ROUTING CODE FOR MAIL TO CFSAN

HFT

ROUTING CODE FOR MAIL TO NCTR

HFZ

ROUTING CODE FOR MAIL TO CDRH

HFZ

ROUTING CODE FOR MAIL TO CVM

HGCA

HOME GROWN CEREALS AUTHORITY

HGPRT

HYPOXANTHINE-GUANINE-PHOSPHORIBOSYL-TRANSFERASE

HGS

HUMAN GENOME SCIENCES (US)

HHS

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (US)

HHS

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

HID

HAZARD IDENTIFICATION DOCUMENT (OF CALIFORNIA'S OEHAA)

HIG

PHARMACEUTICAL INSPECTORATE (HOLLAND)

HIMA

HEALTH INDUSTRY MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION (US)

HIN

HAZARD IDENTIFICATION NUMBER (ADR)

HIP

HOMOLOGATION INTERAFRICAIN PHYTOPHARMACEUTIQUE (CENTRAL/WEST AFRICAN PESTICIDE HARMONIZATION PROJECT)

HIPAA

(US) HEALTH INSURANCE PORTABILITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY ACT

HIPERLAN

HIGH PERFORMANCE RADIO LOCAL AREA NETWORK

HKAPI

HONG KONG ASSOCIATION OF THE PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY

HKWAbfv

ORDINANCE ON THE DISPOSAL OF WASTE HALOGENATED SOLVENTS

HLB

HYDROPHYLIC-LIPOPHYLIC BALANCE

HLCA

HILL LIVESTOCK COMPENSATORY ALLOWANCES

HLGH

HIGH LEVEL GROUP TERM (FOR ICH MedDRA)

HLGH

HIGH LEVEL GROUP TERM (FOR ICH MidDRA)

HLS

HUNTINGDON LIFE SCIENCES

HLT

HIGH LEVEL TERM (FOR MedDRA)

HMAC

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS ADVISORY COUNCIL

HME

HEAT AND MOISTURE EXCHANGER

HMEP

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS (GRANTS PROGRAMME)

HMIP

HER MAJESTY'S INSPECTORATE OF POLLUTION (UK)

HMIRC

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS INFORMATION REVIEW COMMISSION (CANADA)

HMO

HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATION

HMP

HERBAL MEDICINAL PRODUCT

HMPWP

WORKING PARTY ON HERBAL MEDICINAL PRODUCTS (EMEA)

HMR

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS REGULATIONS (US)

HMT

HER MAJESTY'S TREASURY

HMTA

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS TRANSPORTATION ACT (US)

HMTC

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS TECHNICAL CENTRE

HNS

HAZARD AND NOXIOUS SUBSTANCE (IMO CONVENTION)

HOCNF

HARMONIZED OFFSHORE NOTIFICATION FORMAT (PRAM, OSPARCOM)

HON

HEALTH ON THE NET FOUNDATION

HPB

HEALTH PROTECTION BRANCH (HEALTH AND WELFARE, CANADA)

HPD

HAEMATOPORPHYRIN DERIVATIVE

HPUS

HOMEOPATHIC PHARMACOPOEIA OF THE UNITED STATES

HPV

HIGH PRODUCTION VOLUME (EXISTING CHEMICALS, OECD)

HPVIS

HIGH PRODUCTION CHEMICAL INFORMATION SYSTEM (US)

HPVIS

INFORMATION SYSTEM (US) HPV

HQ

HAZARD QUOTIENT

HRI

HORTICULTURE RESEARCH INTERNATIONAL

HRIPT

HUMAN REPEAT INDUCTION PATCH TEST (SKIN SENSITIZATION)

HSA

HUMAN SERUM ALBUMIN

HSAS

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY AUDIT SCHEME

HSC

HEALTH AND SAFETY COMMISSION (UK)

HSDB

HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE DATABASE

HSE

HEALTH AND SAFETY EXECUTIVE (UK)

HSFAR

HEALTH AND SAFETY (FIRST AID) REGULATIONS

HSG

HEALTH AND SAFETY GUIDE

HS-GC

HEADSPACE GAS CHROMATOGRAPHY

HSS

(US) DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

HTB

(UK) HUMAN TISSUE BANK

HTD

HIGH TEMPERATURE DESORBER

HTLM

HYPERTEXT MARK-UP LANGUAGE

HTP

HUMAN TISSUE PRODUCT

HTS

HARMONIZED TARIFF SCHEDULE

HTTP

HYPERTEXT TRANSFER PROTOCOL

HUD

DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (US)

HUGO

HUMAN GENOME ORGANISATION

HVAC

HEATING, VENTILATING AND AIR CONDITIONING

HVGB

THE FEDERATION OF GERMAN STATUTORY ACCIDENT INSURANCE INSTITUTIONS FOR THE INDUSTRIAL SECTOR

HVT

HEALTHY VOLUNTEER TRIALS

HWG

(GERMANY) HEILMITTELWERBEGESETZ (LAW ON ADVERTISEMENTS FOR MEDICINES)

IACGEC

INTER-AGENCY COMMITTEE ON GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE

IACR

INSTITUTE OF ARABLE CROPS RESEARCH (UK)

IACS

INTEGRATED ADMINISTRATION AND CONTROL SYSTEM

IAEA

INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY

IAH

INSTITUTE FOR ANIMAL HEALTH

IALI

INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF LABOUR INSPECTORS

IAPM

INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF PROSTHESIS MANUFACTURERS

IAQUIC

INDOOR AIR QUALITY INFORMATION CENTRE (US)

IARC

INTERNATIONAL AGENCY FOR RESEARCH ON CANCER (WHO)

IASC

INTERNATIONAL ALOE SCIENCE COUNCIL

IAT

INSTITUTE FOR APPLIED TECHNOLOGY

IAT

INSTITUTE OF ANIMAL TECHNICIANS

IATA

INTERNATIONAL AIR TRANSPORT ASSOCIATION

IAWQ

INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION ON WATER QUALITY

IB(EA)

INTERVENTION BOARD (EXECUTIVE AGENCY)

IBAMA

INSTITUTE OF ENVIRONMENT AND RENEWABLE RESOURCES (BRAZIL)

IBAP

INTERVENTION BOARD FOR AGRICULTURAL PRODUCE (UK)

IBMA

INTERANTIONAL BIOCONTROL MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

IBN

PRODUCT STANDARD (BELGIUM)

IBS

IRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME

IC

INFORMED CONSENT

ICAMA

CHINESE INSTITUTE FOR THE CONTROL OF AGROCHEMICALS (AT THE MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE)

ICAO

INTERNATIONAL CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY

ICAO

INTERNATIONAL CIVIL AVIATION ORGANIZATION

ICAPO

INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL ON ANIMAL PROTECTION IN OECD PROGRAMMES

ICASE

INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF ASSOCIATIONS FOR SCIENCE EDUCATION

ICBA

INTERNATIONAL CARBON BLACK ASSOCIATION

ICC

(JAPANESE MEDICAL DEVICES) IN COUNTRY CARETAKER (SYSTEM)

ICC

(PHILIPPINES) IMPORT CLEARANCE CERTIFICATE

ICC

INTEGRATED SERVICE CARD

ICC

INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

ICC

INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

ICCA

INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF CHEMICAL ASSOCIATION

ICCA

INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF CHEMICAL ASSOCIATIONS

ICCET

IMPERIAL COLLEGE CENTER OF ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY

ICCS

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CHEMICAL SAFETY

ICCVAM

INTERAGENCY COORDINATING COMMITTEE ON THE VALIDATION OF ANALYTICAL METHODS (VAM)

ICDR

INTERNATIONAL CONFEDERATION OF DRUM MANUFACTURERS

ICDRA

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE(S) OF DRUG REGULATORY AUTHORITIES

ICE

INTERNATIONAL CHEMICAL ENVIRONMENT

ICEB

(UK) INDUSTRY COUNCIL FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT RECYCLING

ICEL

INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

ICER

INDUSTRY COUNCIL FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT RECYCLING

ICFC

INTERNATIONAL FORUM ON CHEMICAL SAFETY (OECD, ILO, WHO, FAO, UNEP, UNITAR)

ICFTU

INTERNATIONAL CONFEDERATION OF FREE TRADE UNIONS

ICH

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON HARMONIZATION

ICHEME

INSTITUTE OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERS (UK)

ICM

INTEGRATED CROP MANAGEMENT

ICMA

INDIAN CHEMICAL MANUFACTURERS' ASSOCIATION

ICME

INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL ON METALS AND THE ENVIRONMENT

ICOH

INTERNATIONAL COMMISSIONS ON OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH

ICPEMC

INTERNATIONAL COMMISSION FOR PROTECTION AGAINST ENVIRONMENTAL MUTAGENS AND CARCINOGENS

ICP-OES

INDUCTIVELY COUPLED PLASMA EMISSION SPECTROMETRY

ICRP

INTERNATIONAL COMMISSION ON RADIOLOGICAL PROTECTION

ICRP

INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL FOR RADIOLOGICAL PROTECTION

ICS

CATALAN HEALTH INSTITUTE

ICS

INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER OF SHIPPING

ICSC

INTERNATIONAL CHEMICAL SAFETY CARDS (UN)

ICSU

INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF SCIENTIFIC UNIONS

IDA

(US) IN DEFENSE OF ANIMALS

IDAC

INTERNATIONAL DISASTER ADVISORY COMMITTEE

IDE

INVESTIGATIONAL DEVICE EXEMPTION (FDA, US)

IDLH

IMMEDIATELY DANGEROUS TO LIFE OR HEALTH (MEXICO SDS)

IDRAC

INTERNATIONAL DRUG REGISTRATION ASSISTED BY COMPUTER

IDS

INTERDEPARTMENTAL SECRETARIAT (UK)

IDSMB

INDEPENDENT DATA SAFETY MONITORING BOARD

IEA

INSTITUTE OF ENVIRONMENT ASSESSMENT

IEB

INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL BUREAU

IEC

INTERNATIONAL ELECTROTECHNICAL COMMISSION

IEEE

INSTITUTE OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERS

IEEP

INSTITUTE FOR EUROPEAN ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY (LONDON)

IES

INVENTORY EXPORT SERVICE

IET

INSTITUTE OF ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLOGY (JAPAN)

IEUBK

INTEGRATED EXPOSURE, UPTAKE AND BIOKINETIC MODEL

IFAC

INTERNATIONAL FOOD ADDITIVES COUNCIL

IFAP

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCERS

IFAW

INTERNATIONAL FUND FOR ANIMAL WELFARE

IFCC

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF CLINICAL CHEMISTS

IFCS

INTERGOVERNMENTAL FORUM ON CHEMICAL SAFETY

IFCS

INTERNATIONAL FORUM OF CHEMICAL SAFETY

IFDC

INTRNATIONAL FERTILIZER DEVELOPMENT CENTER

IFI

INTERNATIONAL FINANCING INSTITUTE

IFMBE

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF MEDICAL AND BIOLOGICAL SERVICES

IFP

INSTITUT FRANCAIS DU PETROLE

IFPAAW

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF PLANTATION, AGRICULTURAL AND ALLIED WORKERS

IFPMA

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF PHARMACEUTICAL MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATIONS

IFR

INSTITUTE OF FOOD RESEARCH (UK)

IFRA

INTERNATIONAL FRAGRANCE RESEARCH ASSOCIATION

IFSCC

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF SOCIETIES OF COSMETIC CHEMISTS

IFST

INSTITUTE OF FOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (UK)

IG

INERT GAS FUSION ANALYSIS

IG BCE

INDUSTRIAL TRADE UNION FOR THE MINING, CHEMICALS AND ENERGY INDUSTRIES

IGC

INTERGOVERNMENTAL CONFERENCE

IGCC

INTEGRATED GASIFICATION COMBINED CYCLE (BURNING COAL)

IGEAE

INTERDEPARTMENTAL GROUP ON ECONOMIC APPRAISAL AND EVALUATION (UK)

IGER

INSTITUTE OF GRASSLAND AND ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH

IGG

INDUSTRIAL GENOTOXICOLOGY GROUP (UK)

IGHAC

(UK) INTERDEPARTMENTAL GROUP ON HEALTH RISKS FROM CHEMICALS (SUCCESSOR TO RATSC)

IGHRC

(UK) INTERDEPARTMENTAL GROUP ON HEALTH RISKS FROM CHEMICALS

IGS

INFORMATION SYSTEM ON HAZARDOUS AND ENVIRONMENTALLLY RELEVANT SUBSTANCES

IGWMC

INTERNATIONAL GROUNDWATER MODELLING CENTRE

IHCP

(EU) INSTITUTE FOR HEALTH AND CONSUMER PROTECTION

IIAC

INDUSTRIAL INJURIES ADVISORY COUNCIL

IIC

(PHILIPPINES) INTERIM IMPORT CLEARANCE

IIC

(PHILLIPINE) INTERIM IMPORT CLEARANCE

IIS

INSTRUMENT INTEGRATION SYSTEM

IJC

INTERNATIONAL JOINT COMMISSION

IJFST

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF FOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

IKS

(SWISS) INTERKANTONALE KONTROLLSTELLE FUR HEIBMITTEL (ALSO OICM)

IKS

(SWISS) INTERKANTONALE KONTROLLSTELLE FUR HEILSMITTEL/ALSO OICM

IKW

COSMETIC TRADE ASSOCIATION (GERMANY)

ILAC

INTERNATIONAL LABORATORY ACREDITATION CONFERENCE

ILGRA

INTERDEPARTMENTAL LIAISON GROUP ON RISK ASSESSMENT (UK)

ILO

INTERNATIONAL LABOR ORGANIZATION (US)

ILO

INTERNATIONAL LABOUR ORGANISATION (GENEVA)

ILO

INTERNATIONAL LABOUR ORGANIZATION

ILO/CIS

INTERNATIONAL LABOUR OFFICE HEALTH AND SAFETY CENTER (GENEVA, SWITZERLAND)

ILSI

INTERNATIONAL LIFE SCIENCES INSTITUTE

ILV

INDICATIVE LIMIT VALUE (EC)

ILZRO

INTERNATIONAL LEAD ZINC RESEARCH ORGANIZATION

IMB

IRISH MEDICINES BOARD

IMCO

INTERGOVERNMENTAL MARITIME CONSULTATIVE ORGANIZATION

IMDG

INTERNATIONAL MARITIME DANGEROUS GOODS (REGULATIONS)

IME

(US) INSTITUTE OF MAKERS OF EXPLOSIVES

IMO

INTERNATIONAL MARITIME ORGANISATION

IMO

INTERNATIONAL MARITIME ORGANIZATION

IMPCA

INTERNATIONAL METHANOL PRODUCERS AND CONSUMERS ASSOCIATION

IMPEL

EU NETWORK FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION AND ENFORCEMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

IMV

(DANISH) INSTITUTE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT

IN

INTELLIGENT NETWORK

INAD

NOTICE OF CHEMICAL INVESTIGATIONAL EXEMPTION FOR NEW ANIMAL DRUG (US)

INAP

INSTITUTE FOR APPLIED PHOTOVOLTAICS

INAP

INTELLIGENT NETWORK APPLICATION PROTOCOL

INCA

INDUSTRY AND NATURE CONSERVATION ASSOCIATION (UK)

INCI

INTERNATIONAL NOMENCLATURE COSMETIC INGREDIENT

INCPEN

INDUSTRY COUNCIL FOR PACKAGING AND THE ENVIRONMENT

IND

INVESTIGATIONAL NEW DRUG

INDS

INVESTIGATIONAL NEW DRUG SUBMISSION (CANADA)

INDSEC

PARIS COMMISSION'S WORKING GROUP ON INDUSTRIAL SECTORS

INE

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ECOLOGY (SEDESOL, MEXICO)

Infarmed

(PORTUGAL) NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF PHARMACY AND MEDICINE

INFARMED

NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR PHARMACY AND MEDICAMENTS (PORTUGAL)

INN

INTERNATIONAL NON-PROPRIETARY NAME

INRA

(FRENCH) INSTITUT NATIONAL DE LA RECHERCHE AGRONOMIQUE

INSHT

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF SAFETY AND HYGEINE AT WORK (SPAIN)

IOC

INTERGOVERNMENTAL OCEANOGRAPHIC COMMISSION

IOCM

INTERNATIONAL OFFICE FOR THE CONTROL OF MEDICINES (SWITZERLAND)

IOCU

INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATION OF CONSUMERS UNIONS

IOELV

INDICATIVE OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMIT VALUE

IOFI

INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATION OF THE FLAVOUR INDUSTRY (FDA, US)

IOHA

INTERNATIONAL OCCUPATIONAL HYGIENE ASSOCIATION

IOM

(US) INSTITUTE OF MEDICINE

IOM

(US) INSTITUTE OF OCCUPATIONAL MEDICINE

IOMC

INTERORGANIZATION PROGRAMME FOR THE SOUND MANAGEMENT OF CHEMICALS (US)

IOSH

INSTITUTION OF OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH

IP

INTERNATIONAL PHARMACOPOEIA

IP

INTERNET PROTOCOL

IP

INTRUSION PRESSURE

IPACT

INTERNATIONAL PHARMACEUTICAL AEROSOL CONSORTIUM FOR TOXICOLOGY TESTING

IPC

INDUSTRIAL PERSONAL COMPUTER

IPC

INTEGRATED POLUTION CONTROL (EPA, UK)

IPCC

INTERGOVERNMENTAL PANEL ON CLIMATE CHANGE

IPCMF

IRISH PHARMACEUTICAL AND CHEMICAL MANUFACTURERS' FEDERATION

IPCS

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMME ON CHEMICAL SAFETY (WHO, UNED, ILO)

IPEC

INTERNATIONAL PHARMACEUTICAL EXCIPIENTS COUNCIL

IPHA