By Notice dated February 25, 2000, and published in the Federal Register on March 6, 2000, (65 FR 44) Chattem Chemicals, Inc., 3708 St. Elmo Avenue, Chattanooga, Tennessee 34709, made application by letter to the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to be registered as a bulk manufacturer of amphetamine (1100), a basic class of controlled substance listed in Schedule II.
The firm plans to bulk manufacture amphetamine for distribution to its customers.
DEA has considered the factors in Title 21, United States code, Section 823(a) and determined that the registration of Chattem Chemicals, Inc. to manufacture amphetamine is consistent with the public interest at this time. DEA has investigated Chattem Chemicals, Inc. to ensure that the company's continued registration is consistent with the public interest. The investigations have included inspection and testing of the company's physical security systems, verification of the company's compliance with state and local laws, and a review of the Start Printed Page 35397company's background and history. Therefore, pursuant to 21 U.S.C. 823 and 28 CFR 0.100 and 0.104, the Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Diversion Control, hereby orders that the application submitted by the above firm for registration as a bulk manufacturer of the basic class of controlled substance listed above is granted.Start Signature
Dated: May 22, 2000.
John H. King,
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Diversion Control, Drug Enforcement Administration.
[FR Doc. 00-13785 Filed 6-1-00; 8:45 am]
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