EMSL Analytical, Inc offers full service assistance in the event of product detention by the FDA during importation. Our dedicated project managers will coordinate sample collection and analysis, working directly with the FDA to determine exactly what is needed. We offer fast sampling and testing turn around times and can deliver a custom Import Detention Resolution Packet (IDRP) directly to the FDA compliance officer.

The FDA has very specific rules and criteria that must be adhered to, maintaining proper chain of custody and integrity of product and analysis. EMSL Analytical works with a team of highly trained and experienced personnel to properly collect, transport, analyze and report samples.

FDA Import Detention Services are highly customized, based on product and country of origin. For a personalized quote please contact EMSL Analytical, we will need the following to initiate:

– Commercial Invoice
– FDA Detention Notice
– Packing List

Once the above information is received, a formal proposal will be submitted and a project manager assigned. EMSL will coordinate all sampling, transport, analysis and reporting needed.

Examples of possible analysis required:
Natural Toxins
Artificial Colors
Bacterial Pathogens
Filth Analysis / Extraneous Material
Leachable Lead & Cadmium
Mercury Analysis
Pesticide Residue

Contact EMSL Today!

Contact EMSL Analytical today for a formal proposal for the collection, analysis, and reporting of your FDA Detained product in accordance with regulatory requirements. Please have the Commercial Invoice, FDA Detention Notice, and Packing List for each line item available.

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