By Notice dated March 14, 2003, and published in the Federal Register on April 2, 2003, (68 FR 16088), Cedarburg Pharmaceuticals, LLC, 870 Badget Circle, Grafton, Wisconsin 53204, made application by letter to the Drug Enforcement Administration to be registered as a bulk manufacturer of dihydromorphine (9145), a basic class of controlled substance listed in Schedule I.
The firm plans to use this substance in the conversion process to produce a Schedule II controlled substance, hydromorphone.
No comments or objections have been received. DEA has considered the factors in Title 21, United States Code, section 823(a) and determined that the registration of Cedarburg Pharmaceuticals, LLC, to manufacture the listed controlled substances is consistent with the public interest at this time. DEA has investigated Start Printed Page 43165Cedarburg Pharmaceuticals, LLC. to ensure that the company's registration is consistent with the public interest. This investigation has 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 company'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 is granted.Start Signature
Dated: July 3, 2003.
Laura M. Nagel,
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Diversion Control, Drug Enforcement Administration.
[FR Doc. 03-18481 Filed 7-18-03; 8:45 am]
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