The Safety Evaluation Center of Shenyang Research Institute of Chemical Industry (SYRICI), subsidiary of Sinochem Group, has passed the GLP (Good Laboratory Practice) certification of Netherlands, a member of the OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development) and become China’s first safety evaluation institution passing such international certification.
The evaluation data issued by SYRICI will get multilateral approval from OECD members from now on, which indicates China’s international breakthrough in chemical safety evaluation test data in terms of toxicity study, clinical chemical and analysis as well as physical-chemical analysis and is of great significance for the standardization, normalization of China’s safety evaluation tests and the protection of environmental safety and public health.
As a chemical safety evaluation institution subject to the aid from the UNESCO and China’s first institution engaged in the safety evaluation of pesticides, medicines and other fine chemicals, the Safety Evaluation Center of SYRICI, subsidiary of Sinochem Group, was the first to introduce and accept the GLP international management concepts; it has taken the lead in the country in the construction and operation of the GLP system for the safety evaluation of pesticides, medicines and new chemical substances and become China’s safety evaluation institution
• with the largest coverage of fields, including pesticides, medicines, new chemicals, aviation and maritime dangerous cargo, etc.;
• the strongest testing capacity, capable of providing full set of test data required for chemical registration materials of China;
• the highest amount of tests, undertaking thousands of tests per year;
• it is China’s only institution to carry out safety evaluation tests for pesticides, medicines and new chemicals at the same time;
• it is China’s only institution capable of carrying out full set of tests required for pesticide registration management materials.
Sinochem Group is a leading international pesticide enterprise of China that covers the whole industrial chain including R&D, production and marketing, etc. It especially takes lead in the R&D and production of high-performance green pesticides. The company has 2 national pesticide R&D centers, the Shenyang Research Institute of Chemical Industry and the Zhejiang Research Institute of Chemical Industry, which have made great achievements in the creation and research of heterocyclic pesticides and fluorine-containing pesticides, etc. The company produces over 40 products in 4 categories, including insecticides, fungicides, herbicides and plant growth regulators, with products achieving advanced level of the world in terms of production scale and technology. With the accelerated progress of independent registration and marketing overseas in these years, the company has completed the independent registration of over 80 products overseas.
SYRICI’s passing the GLP certification has not only enhanced the comprehensive strength of Sinochem Group, but also supported the R&D of pesticides, medicines and new chemicals of China.