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

Manufacturers Notice of Registration - 2008

FR Doc E8-13911[Federal Register: June 20, 2008 (Volume 73, Number 120)] [Notices] [Page 35152-35153] From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov] [DOCID:fr20jn08-81]


Drug Enforcement Administration

Manufacturer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Registration

By Notice dated February 20, 2008 and published in the Federal Register on February 29, 2008, (73 FR 11149), Stepan Company, Natural Products Dept., 100 W. Hunter Avenue, Maywood, New Jersey 07607, 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 in schedule II:

Drug Schedule 
Cocaine (9041)  II
Benzoylecgonine (9180)  II

The company plans to manufacture the listed controlled substances in bulk for distribution to its customers.

Coca Leaves (9040) has been removed as a bulk manufacturing drug code for the company.

No comments or objections have been received. DEA has considered the

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factors in 21 U.S.C. 823(a) and determined that the registration of Stepan Company to manufacture the listed basic classes of controlled substances is consistent with the public interest at this time. DEA has investigated Stepan Company to ensure that the company's registration is consistent with the public interest. The investigation has included inspection and testing of the company's physical security systems, 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 in accordance with 21 CFR 1301.33, the above named company is granted registration as a bulk manufacturer of the basic classes of controlled substances listed.

Dated: June 13, 2008.

Joseph T. Rannazzisi, 
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Diversion Control, Drug Enforcement Administration.

[FR Doc. E8-13911 Filed 6-19-08; 8:45 am]


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