Diversion Control Division, US Department of Justice, Drug Enforcement Administration

Manufacturers Notice of Registration - 2002

[Federal Register: April 10, 2002 (Volume 67, Number 69)] [Notices] [Page 17468-17469] From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov] [DOCID:fr10ap02-119]


DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Drug Enforcement Administration

Manufacturer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Registration

By Notice dated July 13, 2001, and published in the Federal Register on July 23, 2001, (66 FR 38322), Johnson Matthey, Inc., Custom Pharmaceuticals Department, 2003 Nolte Drive, West Deptford, New Jersey 08066, made application by renewal to the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to be registered as a bulk manufacturer of the basic classes of controlled substances listed below:

Drug Schedule
Tetrahydrocannabinols (7370) I
Difenoxin (9168) I
Propiram (9649) I
Amphetamine (1100) II
Methylphenidate (1724) II
Anileridine (9020) II
Codeine (9050) II
Oxycodone (9143) II
Hydromorphone (9150) II
Hydrocodone (9193) II
Meperidine (9230) II
Morphine (9300) II
Thebaine (9333) II
Alfentanil (9737) II
Sufentanil (9740) II
Fentanyl (9801) II

The firm plans to manufacture the listed controlled substances in bulk to supply final dosage form manufacturers.

DEA has considered the factors in Title 21, United States Code, section 823(a) and determined that the registration of Johnson Matthey, Inc. to manufacture the listed controlled substances is consistent with the public interest at this time. DEA has investigated Johnson Matthey, Inc. on a regular basis to ensure that the company's continued registration is consistent with the public interest. 

These investigations have included inspection and testing of the company's physical security systems, audits of the company's records, verification of the company's compliance with state and local laws, and a review of the company's background and history.

Therefore, pursuant to 21 U.S.C. 823 and 28 CFR 0.100 and 0.104, the Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Diversion Control, hereby orders that the application submitted by the above firm for registration as a bulk manufacturer of the basic classes of controlled substances listed above is granted.

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Dated: March 27, 2002.

Laura M. Nagel,
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Diversion Control, Drug Enforcement Administration.

[FR Doc. 02-8661 Filed 4-9-02; 8:45 am]

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