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The PMTA Deadline is Now 2022. What Should I Do Now?

Posted by Andrew Mooney posted in News, PMTA

On Friday, July 28th, the FDA issued a press release announcing the new plan for tobacco and nicotine regulation.  There has been much heated debate between congress, regulators, retailers, and manufacturers since the agency first released regulatory guidelines in May 2016. Through collaboration and discussions, the FDA have shared their concerns, and they are aiming to reach the right balance between regulation and supporting innovation.  In order to do so, they have agreed that the industry needs more time to provide proper scientific and regulatory data.  Therefore, the agency will update their guidance proposing revised timelines as follows:

Tar Wars - Episode 2

Posted by Andrew Mooney posted in News, PMTA

With confusion and uncertainty on all sides surrounding the FDA regulations, the ENDS industry came together once again for the Vape and the FDA conference in Washington last week.

The importance of ongoing training at Broughton Laboratories

Posted by Emmet Tilley posted in Insider, Careers

In May 2017 Broughton Laboratories received training in Out-of-Specification (OOS) and Out-of-Trend (OOT) Investigations by renowned industry training provider NSF, hosted by Pete Gough.

From Uni to UHPLC

Posted by Eilin Ni Chroinin posted in Insider

As a student, the most valuable learning experience you can have is a placement within a company.

Broughton welcomes the Vanquish Flex

Posted by Chris Allen posted in Insider

Broughton Laboratories have just taken delivery of the new Vanquish Flex from Thermo Fisher Scientific to put the system through its paces in a ‘real-life’ environment. Working in collaboration with Thermo Fisher Scientific, we will be looking to vastly improve the efficiency of some of our most common HPLC methods.

ENDS 2017

Posted by Chris Allen posted in ENDS

The key strapline echoed by many key figures within the industry was ‘the FDA regulations are here to stay, and we just have to deal with it’.

Broughton Laboratories to Exhibit at ENDS Conference

Posted by Andrew Mooney posted in News, TPD

Broughton Laboratories, an MHRA and FDA inspected GMP analytical services laboratory that has been testing Nicotine products since 2010, will be exhibiting at the ENDS conference on 14 – 15th June 2017.The venue will be the St James’ Court Hotel in London.

Tar Wars - Episode 1

Posted by Andrew Mooney posted in News, PMTA

A fascinating debate and discussion were order of the day once again at the latest E-Cig Summit. After the success of the UK events this was the inaugural US event held at the Marriott in Georgetown Washington.

Broughton Laboratories Bake Sale, raising money for the NSPCC

Posted by Jordan Crossley posted in News

Broughton Laboratories hosted an NSPCC Bake Day in memory of Linda McCausland at our Laboratories. The NSPCC a leading children’s charity fighting to end child abuse was close to Linda’s heart. 

UPDATE: FDA defers enforcement of all future PMTA compliance deadlines!

Posted by Paul Moran posted in News, PMTA

FDA Announced on 3rd May, 2017 that all outstanding compliance deadlines for PMTA have been extended by 3 Months