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1.AAPCC CODE (American Association of Poison Control Centers)

The American Association of Poison Control Centers is a nationwide not-for-profit organization of poison centers and others interested in the prevention and treatment of poisoning. AAPCC provide a forum for poison centers and interested individuals to promote the reduction of morbidity and mortality from poisonings through public and professional education and scientific research.AAPCC set voluntary standards for poison center operations.LINK- https://piper.filecamp.com/uniq/7mZak8kuCluTHbsK.pdf

2.NATIONAL DRUG CODE (NDC)

National Drug Code (NDC) Directory contains information about finished drug products, unfinished drugs and compounded drug products. The NDC Directory contains information on active and certified finished and unfinished drugs submitted to FDA in structured product labelling (SPL) electronic listing files by labellers. LINK- https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/ ... efault.cfm

3.CHEMICAL ABSTRACTS SERVICES (CAS)

A CAS Registry Number, also referred to as CAS RN or informally CAS Number, is a unique identification number assigned by the Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), US to every chemical substance described in the open scientific literature. It includes all substances described from 1957 through the present, plus some substances from as far back as the early 1800s. It is a chemical database that includes organic and inorganic compounds, minerals, isotopes, alloys, mixtures, and nonstructurable materials (UVCBs, substances of unknown or variable composition, complex reaction products, or biological origin). LINK-https://www.cas.org/solutions/cas-scifi ... -scifinder

4.DRUG IDENTIFICATION NUMBER (DIN)

A Drug Identification Number (DIN) is a computer-generated eight-digit number assigned by Health Canada to a drug product prior to being marketed in Canada. It uniquely identifies all drug products sold in a dosage form in Canada and is located on the label of prescription and over-the-counter drug products that have been evaluated and authorized for sale in Canada. A DIN uniquely identifies the following product characteristics: manufacturer; product name; active ingredient(s); strength(s) of active ingredient(s); pharmaceutical form; route of administration.LINK- https://health-products.canada.ca/dpd-b ... ex-eng.jsp

5.ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY(EPN)

EPA works to protect human health and the environment of federally recognized tribes by supporting implementation of federal environmental laws, with a special emphasis on helping tribes administer their own environmental programs. These efforts are consistent with the federal trust responsibility, the government-to-government relationship, and EPA's 1984 Indian Policy.LINK-https://www.indiacode.nic.in/bitstream/ ... t_1986.pdf

6.UNIVERSAL PRODUCT CODE

A UPC, short for universal product code, is a type of code printed on retail product packaging to aid in identifying a particular item. It consists of two parts – the machine-readable barcode, which is a series of unique black bars, and the unique 12-digit number beneath it.LINK- https://www.questionsanswered.net/artic ... 1e183ba4b7

7.PEST CONTROL PRODUCT CODE

A product, an organism or a substance derived through biotechnology, that consists of its active ingredient, formulants and contaminants, and that is manufactured, represented, distributed or used as a means for directly or indirectly controlling, destroying, attracting or repelling a pest or for mitigating or preventing its injurious, noxious or troublesome effects. LINK- https://www.exportgenius.in/hs-code/india/pest-control

8.CALIFORNIA REGISTRY NUMBER

For a product registered in California, this number represents the company that holds the license for pesticide registration within the state. 4. xxxxxxx - xxxxx - xx - xxxxxxx. 4. California Revision Code - California requires companies to register and license individual brand names. LINK-https://www.cdpr.ca.gov/docs/label/epad ... nd%20names.

9.FERTILIZER ACT

DEFINITION - No person shall, except with the prior permission of the Central Government and subject to such terms and conditions as may be imposed by such Government, sell or use fertiliser, for purposes other than fertilisation of soils and increasing productivity of crops. LINK- https://agricoop.nic.in/sites/default/f ... of%20crops.

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