Regulatory Bodies

AIFA – Agenzia Italiana del Farmaco
CFDA – China Food and Drug Administration
EMA –  European Medicines Agency
FDA – Food and Drugs Administration
ICH – International Conference on Harmonisation
ISS – Istituto Superiore di Sanità
MHRA – Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
Swissmedic – Istituto svizzero per gli agenti terapeutici
WHO – World Health Organization

Standardization Bodies

ANSI – American National Standards Institute
BSI – British Standards Institution
CEN – European Committee for Standardization
DIN – Deutsches Institut fur Normung
ISO – International Organization for Standardization
UNI – Ente Nazionale Italiano di Unificazione

Industry and Professional Associations

AFI – Associazione Farmaceutici Industria
AICARR – Associazione Italiana Condizionamento dell’Aria, Riscaldamento e Refrigerazione
APIC/CEFIC – Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients Committee
ASCCA – Associazione per lo Studio e il Controllo della Contaminazione Ambientale
ASHRAE – American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers
ASME – American Society of Mechanical Engineers
CDC – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
EANM –  European Association of Nuclear Medicine
EFPIA – European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations
IEST – Institute of Environmental
ISPE – International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering
JACIE – Join Accreditation Committee-ISTC&EBMT
NIH – National Institutes of Health
NSF – National Sanitation Foundation
PIC/S – Pharmaceutical Inspection Co-Operation Scheme
PDA – Parenteral Drug Association

Main Normative References

BP – British Pharmacopoeia
D.Lgs. 81/08 – Testo Unico sulla Salute e Sicurezza sul Lavoro
EP – European Pharmacopoeia
Eudralex Vol.4 – GMP Guidelines
ISS – Farmacopea Ufficiale
USP – United States Pharmacopoeia

Main Publications

Chemical Engineering
ICP – Rivista dell’Industria Chimica
NCF – Notiziario Chimico Farmaceutico
Pharmaceutical Engineering