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  • 1997
  • 9.  Regulations adopted in 1997 under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) cover commercial uses of new ("intergeneric") microorganisms not regulated by other agencies: primary rules covering industrial biotechnology. (slideshare.net)
  • Inspections were conducted at approximately 441 facilities in 1996-1997. (ct.gov)
  • under the supervision of the Sarawak Rivers Board and is governed by The Sarawak Rivers (Sungai Sarawak Barrage) Regulations 1997, which states as follows: to operate and maintain any barrage or shiplock, and regulate and control the passage of vessels through such barrage or shiplock, and to impose fees or tolls in such vessels passing through the same. (wikipedia.org)
  • sewage facilities
  • Onsite (or on-site) sewage facilities (OSSF) are wastewater systems designed to treat and dispose of effluent on the same property that produces the wastewater. (wikipedia.org)
  • In virtually all engineered onsite sewage facilities, recycling and decomposition by natural organisms is still the primary mechanism of sewage disposal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the solids collected by onsite sewage facilities can potentially be used as compost to build topsoil, these solids are often incompletely decomposed due to either a lack of onsite storage space to wait for decomposition (municipal facilities), or because the solids are being stacked in a layered structure of new waste solids on top of previously decomposed solids (septic tanks and outhouses). (wikipedia.org)
  • This has been proposed as a solution for onsite sewage facilities in subsistence agriculture economies where hand labor is the most abundant. (wikipedia.org)
  • Good Manufact
  • In the United States, current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) regulations are issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as the minimum requirements for quality systems for FDA-regulated products such as food, drugs, biologics and devices. (scribd.com)
  • Current Good Manufacturing Practice and Hazard Analysis and Risk-based Controls for Human Food (Preventive Controls Rule), requiring food companies to create written plans on how to prevent and respond to contaminations and outbreaks. (dlapiper.com)
  • Products manufactured for medical or food use must be produced in facilities designed and operated according to Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) regulations. (wikipedia.org)
  • adequate
  • The pharmacopoeial requirement of sterility test for all products intended for parental administration and ophthalmic preparation, irrespective of whether they are prepare by end -sterilization process or produced under conditions, provides an adequate level of control for such preparation. (scribd.com)
  • Have you validated that your process controls achieve adequate lethality for biological hazards? (astaspice.org)
  • The spice industry often refers to "treating" spices to mean the application of a microbial reduction process, such as steam, irradiation, Ethylene Oxide or Propylene Oxide, with the "treatment" acting as a preventative control for pathogens that provides adequate lethality for pathogen reduction. (astaspice.org)
  • Prevention
  • Additionally, TRI has been credited with providing communities with vital local knowledge and encouraging facilities to reduce their releases of toxic chemicals into the environment through source reduction or pollution prevention measures. (epa.gov)
  • and Section 311 of the CWA by failing to comply with the Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure ("SPCC") regulations at its AR Wilson facility in Aromas, California. (epa.gov)
  • Infection control addresses factors related to the spread of infections within the healthcare setting (whether patient-to-patient, from patients to staff and from staff to patients, or among-staff), including prevention (via hand hygiene/hand washing, cleaning/disinfection/sterilization, vaccination, surveillance), monitoring/investigation of demonstrated or suspected spread of infection within a particular health-care setting (surveillance and outbreak investigation), and management (interruption of outbreaks). (wikipedia.org)
  • It is on this basis that the common title being adopted within health care is "infection prevention and control. (wikipedia.org)
  • The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) state that "It is well documented that the most important measure for preventing the spread of pathogens is effective handwashing. (wikipedia.org)
  • organisms
  • This method of control, is however, is less satisfactory as growth of contaminating micro-organisms may occur on storage of the product . (scribd.com)
  • Contained use' means any operation, undertaken within a facility, installation or other physical structure, which involves living modified organisms that are controlled by specific measures that effectively limit their contact with, and their impact on, the external environment. (slideshare.net)
  • Pursuant
  • Pursuant to the rules, regulated facilities − which include US and foreign facilities that process, package or store foods to be sold in the US − will need to create written plans that show their analysis and implementation of preventive controls and document verification and monitoring of the controls . (dlapiper.com)
  • operate
  • Describe how training will be provided to ensure staff is aware of how to operate the emergency power to the facility (this section may not apply to facilities with automatic transfer switches). (coj.net)
  • The regulations operate on two levels depending on the establishment's status which is divided into two categories,'Lower Tier' and 'Upper Tier', determined by inventory. (wikipedia.org)
  • toxic
  • TRI allows the public to see which facilities are increasing and decreasing their output of toxic chemicals and compounds, so that stakeholders are well informed about chemicals released into their communities, and industries can gauge their progress in reducing pollution. (epa.gov)
  • When coal ash waste is not properly controlled, the toxic substances can affect drinking water, food and air. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although human body waste is no different from the waste of any other animal, municipal facilities may be required to bury the collected solids in landfills, due to the risk of toxic contaminants placed into the shared communal sewage system, by humans unaware of the harm they are causing. (wikipedia.org)
  • readily accessible
  • citation needed] In the United States, OSHA standards require that employers must provide readily accessible hand washing facilities, and must ensure that employees wash hands and any other skin with soap and water or flush mucous membranes with water as soon as feasible after contact with blood or other potentially infectious materials (OPIM). (wikipedia.org)
  • runoff
  • Industrial stormwater is runoff from precipitation (rain or snow) that lands on industrial sites (e.g. manufacturing facilities, mines, airports). (wikipedia.org)
  • This runoff is often polluted by materials that are handled or stored on the sites, and the facilities are subject to regulations to control the discharges. (wikipedia.org)
  • Under EPA regulations, stormwater runoff from construction sites is also classified as industrial stormwater, however these discharges are covered by a separate set of permits. (wikipedia.org)
  • Municipal facilities may also collect runoff from roadways, which contains traces of all the various chemicals used in vehicles such as brake fluid and engine oil, and those used in melting ice and snow. (wikipedia.org)
  • amendment
  • The collection of information requirements contained in the July 16, 2013 final rule (78 FR 42596) and approved by the OMB as an amendment to existing collection of information, control number 1625-0060, will be enforced beginning September 10, 2015. (cornell.edu)
  • Nor is the mere assertion of dysfunction or failure in the cable market, without more, sufficient to shield a speech regulation from the First Amendment standards applicable to nonbroadcast media. (cornell.edu)
  • federal
  • Starting a wholesale food business requires careful planning, skillful management and knowledge of several local, state and federal regulations. (in.gov)
  • The final rule revised safety regulations for facility and vessel vapor control systems (VCSs) to promote safe VCS operation in an expanded range of activities now subject to current Federal and State environmental requirements, reflect industry advances in VCS technology, and codify the standards for the design and operation of a VCS at tank barge cleaning facilities. (cornell.edu)
  • It is also incorrect to suggest that Congress enacted must-carry in an effort to exercise content control over what subscribers view on cable television, given the minimal extent to which the Federal Communications Commission and Congress influence the programming offered by broadcast stations. (cornell.edu)
  • TRI is the most comprehensive inventory of information about chemicals released into the environment reported annually by certain industries and federal facilities. (epa.gov)
  • The data are collected from industries that are in the following sectors: manufacturing, metal and coal mining, electric utilities, commercial hazardous waste treatment, chemical distributors, solvent recyclers and petroleum bulk storage as well as federal facilities. (epa.gov)
  • The Water Quality Control Division implements the federal Clean Water Act and Safe Drinking Water Act in Colorado. (wikipedia.org)
  • inspections
  • The Department's enforcement staff conducted approximately 70 inspections of electroplating facilities, including many that emit chromium. (ct.gov)
  • Inspections are carried out by the Water Quality Control Division, which focuses on ensuring the quality of public water systems across Colorado. (wikipedia.org)
  • Inspections, depending on the facility, are done every 1-5 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • enforcement
  • Facilities found exceeding emission limitations were subject to enforcement actions. (ct.gov)
  • Broadly speaking, all National Park Service rangers promote stewardship of the resources in their care - either voluntary stewardship via resource interpretation, or compliance with statute or regulation through law enforcement. (wikipedia.org)
  • systems
  • This also enables any control with Ethernet protocol stack to address EtherCAT systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thus the combination of the topology variations and different network architectures, e.g. sub-ordinated or neighboring control systems with consistent synchronization, enables numerous possibilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Engineered facilities that use water suspension to transport solids (private septic systems and municipal facilities) typically form a floating layer in their primary settling tank, consisting of low-density liquids such as oils, buoyant solids, and soap foam. (wikipedia.org)
  • apply
  • For detailed information on the specific rules and regulations that apply for your proposed food product, contact the Indiana State Department of Health, Wholesale Food Protection Program, at 317-233-7360 or e-mail mailto:food@isdh.state.in.us . (in.gov)
  • should not be extended to cable regulation, since the rationale for such review the dual problems of spectrum scarcity and signal interference does not apply in the context of cable. (cornell.edu)
  • The penalty for unauthorised storage can be severe and companies unsure of whether the COMAH regulations apply should seek advice from trade associations and local health and safety inspectors. (wikipedia.org)
  • These regulations do not apply to research using invertebrates. (wikipedia.org)
  • specific
  • The SEP is intended to enhance and restore the condition of the ecosystem and immediate geographic area adversely affected by the violations at Respondent's facilities, and consists of trash and debris removal in specific locations within the Coyote Creek and Pajaro River watersheds. (epa.gov)
  • hazards
  • The controls are "preventive" and "flexible," which means that the rules require controls only where necessary to prevent hazards to public health. (dlapiper.com)
  • To determine whether your food is RTE, you need to assess whether you have adequately controlled for all of the applicable potential hazards for the food. (astaspice.org)
  • Does your process potentially introduce additional hazards that require control (e.g., through post-processing contamination due to environmental exposure)? (astaspice.org)
  • The Control of Major Accident Hazards Regulations 2015 (COMAH) are the enforcing regulations within the United Kingdom of the Seveso II Directive devised in Brussels following the Seveso disaster. (wikipedia.org)
  • state
  • For example, the State of Maryland requires erosion and sediment controls on construction sites of 5,000 sq ft (460 m2) or more. (wikipedia.org)
  • State Water Resources Control Board. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is responsible for water control for the state of Colorado to ensure the protection of both the environment and the public. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Colorado Water Quality Control Division focuses on water quality for the State of Colorado. (wikipedia.org)
  • type
  • In contrast to command-and-control environmental regulations such as best available technology (BAT) standards and government subsidies, cap and trade (CAT) schemes are a type of flexible environmental regulation that allows organizations to decide how best to meet policy targets. (wikipedia.org)
  • A septic tank and drainfield combination is the oldest and most common type of on-site sewage facility in the U.S., although newer aerobic and biofilter units exist which represent scaled down versions of municipal sewage treatment plants. (wikipedia.org)
  • maintains
  • Skin maintains homeostasis by temperature regulation via hair follicles, sweat glands and dermal capillaries, and by lubrication via sebaceous glands. (mdpi.com)
  • health
  • Foods processed, repackaged and/or warehoused are subject to health regulations controlling facility construction, sanitation, product standards and package labeling. (in.gov)
  • Certain materials, which are particularly prone to microbial contamination, may constitute a health hazard unless they are carefully controlled. (scribd.com)
  • Infection control and hospital epidemiology are akin to public health practice, practiced within the confines of a particular health-care delivery system rather than directed at society as a whole. (wikipedia.org)
  • Similarly, infection control measures are most effective when Standard Precautions (health care) are applied because undiagnosed infection is common. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Colorado Water Quality Control Division is part of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • The International Health Regulations (2005) are a legally binding instrument of international law that aim to a) assist countries to work together to save lives and livelihoods endangered by the international spread of diseases and other health risks, and b) avoid unnecessary interference with international trade and travel. (wikipedia.org)
  • The purpose and scope of IHR 2005 are to prevent, protect against, control and provide a public health response to the international spread of disease in ways that are commensurate with and restricted to public health risks, and which avoid unnecessary interference with international traffic and trade. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2, IHR (2005)) The International Health Regulations originated with the International Sanitary Regulations adapted at the International Sanitary Conference in Paris in 1851. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Twenty-Second World Health Assembly (1969) adopted, revised and consolidated the International Sanitary Regulations, which were renamed (in the English language only) the International Health Regulations (1969). (wikipedia.org)
  • Since 2007, the WHO Director-General has declared public health emergencies of international concern in response to the following: 1) 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic 2) 2014 setbacks in polio global eradication efforts 3) 2014 west Africa Ebola epidemic 4) 2016 Zika virus outbreak Criticism of International Health Regulations Revisions to the International Health Regulations in 2005 were meant to lead to improved global health security and cooperation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Control of Vibration at Work Regulations 2005 are a set of regulations created under the Health and Safety at Work etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • The regulations place a duty on employers to reduce the risk to their employees' health from exposure to vibration whether this is caused by the use of hand-held or hand-guided power equipment, holding materials which are being processed by machines or which is caused by the sitting or standing on industrial machines or vehicles. (wikipedia.org)
  • lands
  • After Mexico's independence from Spain in 1821, the Mexican government secularized the missions and assumed control of the lands. (wikipedia.org)
  • Assessment
  • 2.  International Biotechnology Regulation ◦ Risk Assessment Issues ◦ Regulatory Frameworks  Case Studies ◦ United States ◦ Europe ◦ Brazil  Discussion (time permitting) ◦ Is there a need for a common regulatory approach? (slideshare.net)
  • The regulations require employers to make an assessment of exposure in order to identify whether the 'exposure action value' or the 'exposure limit value' is likely to be exceeded. (wikipedia.org)
  • Regulation 5 requires any employer who exposes employees to risk from vibration to make a 'suitable and sufficient' assessment of that risk. (wikipedia.org)
  • water
  • Running water at a suitable temperature and under pressure as needed shall be provided in all areas where required for the processing of food, for the cleaning of equipment, utensils, and food-packaging materials, or for employee sanitary facilities. (in.gov)
  • require
  • The revised regulations increase operational safety by regulating the design, installation, and use of VCSs, but they do not require anyone to install or use VCSs. (cornell.edu)
  • The regulations require employers to identify which of their employees may be at risk from hand arm vibration disorders (HAV) or whole body vibration disorders (WBV) Hand arm v disorders can be caused by the use of hand-held power tools and can cause painful and disabling disorders of the blood vessels, nerves and joints. (wikipedia.org)
  • Details
  • Skilled professionals are required for positions throughout the life cycle of a biomanufacturing product, which includes: Research Product development Process development Preclinical evaluation Clinical trials Engineering Production Supply Chain Management Validation Quality Control Quality Assurance Materials Management Sales Details for some of these positions are listed in "The Model Employee," published by the North Carolina Biotechnology Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • An institution must submit details of their facilities and the reason for the experiments, after which a five-year license may be granted following an inspection of the premises. (wikipedia.org)
  • Section 4 of the regulations details the 'exposure limit values and action values' for both HAV and WBV. (wikipedia.org)
  • contamination
  • Many other products, especially liquid preparations and creams for topical application to severely injured skin, large open wounds or mucus membrane which are liable to bacterial, mould and fungal contamination from the atmosphere ( or less frequently from the contaminated equipments during manufacture) should be controlled for microbial contamination. (scribd.com)
  • The most satisfactory control therefore is one which set a requirement for freedom from specified microbial contamination. (scribd.com)
  • Along with preventive controls, FDA has also released overhauled Current Good Manufacturing Practices (CGMP), which, among other things, are modified to impose additional requirements to prevent outbreaks ( e.g., mandatory training for employees and supervisors, more protection against cross-contact contamination with food allergens, mandatory cleaning of non-food-contact surfaces). (dlapiper.com)
  • food
  • and (3) accredited third-party certification regulations for imported foods that strive to strengthen the quality of third-party food safety audits overseas. (dlapiper.com)
  • construction
  • If your facility is planning on installing a fixed generator(s), a construction implementation timeline will need to be submitted with your plan. (coj.net)
  • Phase II of the SSRS project is the construction of the main Barrage Facility (Kuching Barrage and Shiplock), comprising: a barrage of five radial gates controlling the Sarawak River, a 125m long by 25m wide shiplock, and a 435m long four lane road bridge over both barrage and lock, linking the Demak Laut Industrial Park to the Kuching Isthmus. (wikipedia.org)
  • reduce
  • The principal aim of the regulations is to reduce the risks of potential major accidents, such as the Flixborough disaster, that are associated with the handling of hazardous substances. (wikipedia.org)
  • plans
  • Activities for Which Approved Erosion and Sediment Control Plans are Required. (wikipedia.org)
  • Formulation, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of economic and revenue policy, financial administration and control of plans and programmes. (wikipedia.org)
  • provide
  • Several academic institutions have developed curricula and built facilities to provide education and training in biomanufacturing to students from community colleges, universities, and/or industry. (wikipedia.org)