Inspections, Compliance, Enforcement, and Criminal Investigations
SUBCHAPTER 3.5 - NON GOVERNMENT AGREEMENTS
3.5 - NON GOVERNMENT AGREEMENTS
3.5.1 - ASSOCIATION OF OFFICIAL ANALYTICAL CHEMISTS (AOAC)
3.5.2 - NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON INTERSTATE MILK SHIPMENTS (NCIMS)
3.5.3 - INTERSTATE SHELLFISH SANITATION CONFERENCE (ISSC)
3.5.4 - UNITED STATES PHARMACOPOEIA CONVENTION (USP)
3.5.5 - CONFERENCE FOR FOOD PROTECTION (CFP)
The Agency has entered agreements with various non-governmental groups to formulate various programs and guidance. The complete text of these agreements appears in the Federal Cooperative Agreements Manual. These agreements are outlined below.
MOA with AOAC Concerning Analytical Methods.
MOU with NCIMS to Strengthen the Interstate Milk Shippers Program. See IOM 18.104.22.168 regarding inspection at dairy plants covered under the Interstate Milk Shippers Program.
MOU with ISSC to Improve the Sanitation and Quality of Shellfish by Delineating Responsibilities.
Agreement with USP Regarding Review of Revisions to Compendial Requirements for Drugs.
MOU with the Conference for Food Protection (CFP) to promote input by all stakeholders toward improving food safety