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Waters Corporation. (1/28/15). "Press Release: Joint Open Laboratory Established in China by Waters and the Chinese Pharmacopeia Commission. Analytical Lab Will Serve as a National Technical Support Center Advancing Standardization and Screening". Beijin

Region Region Beijing (Peking)
  Country China
Organisations Organisation Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT)
  Group Waters (Group)
  Organisation 2 ChP-Waters Joint Open Laboratory Beijing
  Group China (govt)
Products Product analytical services
  Product 2 mass spectrometer
Index term Index term China (govt)–Waters: mass spectrometry, 201501– collab opening of joint open lab with Chinese Pharmacopeia Commission using Waters MS + chromatography
Persons Person Harrington, Michael C. (Mike) (Waters 201601– SVP Global Markets before VP European + Asia Pacific Operations)
  Person 2 Tarmy, Jeff (Waters 201005)
     


Waters® Corporation (NYSE: WAT) recently announced the inauguration of its Joint Open Laboratory established together with the Chinese Pharmacopeia Commission (ChP) during an opening ceremony held in Beijing.

The analytic laboratory will be jointly operated by ChP and Waters®. Focus areas include in-depth research of pharmacopoeia standards, development of testing methods, methods validations and basic and advanced technical training of pharmacopoeia detection methods. The laboratory is also anticipated to play a role as one of the national technical support centers in the field of Chinese pharmaceutical standards.

Speaking at the ceremony, Mike Harrington, Vice President of Waters Asia Pacific and European Operations, noted, "Our cooperation with ChP to open and operate this cooperative laboratory in China reflects our commitment to consistently push the boundaries of what's possible by helping to bring more resources to bear that enable innovations in China's pharmaceutical and biopharma industries."

"Our cooperation will meet the needs of ChP's development, while also responding to the demands of even further enhancements to pharmacopoeia standards and improved public drug safety," said Secretary General Zhang Wei of the ChP.

The joint open lab spans 400 square meters and is located within the laboratory building of the Beijing Zhendong Guangming Drug Research Institute. Outfitted with Waters'® chromatography and mass spectrometry technologies, the facility is set to support Pharmacopeia standards in China.

The opening ceremony, hosted by ChP, included officials from China's pharmacopeia supervisory bodies, industry professionals and technicians, and representatives from Chinese pharmaceutical enterprise reviewing future construction and operation prospects for the lab.

For more information: http://www.waters.com


About Waters Corporation (www.waters.com)

For over 50 years, Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) has created business advantages for laboratory-dependent organizations by delivering practical and sustainable innovation to enable significant advancements in such areas as healthcare delivery, environmental management, food safety, water quality, consumer products, and high value-added chemicals. worldwide. Pioneering a connected portfolio of separations science, laboratory information management, mass spectrometry and thermal analysis, Waters technology breakthroughs and laboratory solutions provide an enduring platform for customer success. With revenue of $1.9 billion in 2013, Waters is driving scientific discovery and operational excellence for customers worldwide.


About Chinese Pharmacopeia Commission

Commonly referred to as ChP, the Chinese Pharmacopeia Commission is an official and authoritative compendium of drugs and has been in place since 1950 - publishing compendiums in 1953, 1963, 1977, 1985, 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, and 2010. Formerly reporting under the Chinese Ministry of Health, it is now is an affiliated commission of the newly formed Chinese Food and Drug Administration (CFDA). The Chinese Pharmacopeia Commission is also officially recognized by the World Health Organization.

Waters, ACQUITY, UPLC, and UltraPerformance LC are trademarks of Waters Corporation.


Jeff Tarmy, +1-508-482-2268, jeff_tarmy@waters.com

   
Record changed: 2015-08-01

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