September 2020

Vita Food Europe 2020 September 1, 2020 September 3, 2020 Geneve Switzerland Vita Food Europe 2020 Geneve, Switzerland Vita food Europe is one of the world’s leading event of nutraceuticals and dietary supplements, hosting more than 24,000 visitors from 110 countries and over 1,200 global exhibitors. Also this year Di Renzo Regulatory Affairs attended the fair with its own booth (stand […]

Updated report on biosimilar expense and consumption

The Italian Agency Medicine has made available the updated reports on themonitoring of biosimilar expense and consumption for the period January-December 2019. The reports include the consumption trends of the biological drugdistinguished as originator and relevant biosimilar; the regional variability of the biosimilar incidence; the summary of the regional incidence (%) of biosimilar consumption and the average price (ex-factory price […]

Disinfectant products authorised as PMCs

When buying a disinfectant product, as it is often the case in these days, one should always read its label carefully. It is here that one can find the most important information about a disinfectant: not only the claims about its actions but also its ingredients, the name of the manufacturer, and its authorisation number as biocide or PMC. In fact, only […]

Natural vs. safe, the regulation on botanicals

“Natural” does not necessarily means “safe”; yet, many consumers perceive the use of dietary products and food supplements based on natural substances as generally safe. Actually, in the field of health products, herbal substances and preparations are the subject of a long-standing debate. A European centralised regulation on botanicals in food supplements is still missing and this lack of harmonisation […]

Electronic notification for Inspection and GMP decrees

The Inspection and GMP Authorisation Unit of the Italian Medicine Agencyinformed that, in the frame of the extraordinary measures adopted to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, it will be possible to request the shipment of the decrees under notification via registered letter with return receipt. All interested companies shall send a request on unstamped paper signed by the legal representative, enclosing […]