Limitations to the use of ethylene oxide in the manufacture of medicinal products

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PDF iconRevision 1 - Adopted guideline

Reference number EMEA/CVMP/271/01 Rev. 1
Published 10/03/2016
Effective from 01/04/2001
Keywords Ethylene oxide, sterilisation, carcinogenic
Description This document describes the circumstances where sterilisation with ethylene oxide can be applied.

Document history

Revision 1

Current version

PDF iconAdopted guideline


PDF iconConcept paper

In operation: 01/04/2001–present (The revision 1 revises only the cover page of the note for guidance. None of the text has been changed)


Published: 19/11/2015

First version PDF iconAdopted guideline In operation: 01/04/2001–present

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