A spokesman for the NHS Counter Fraud Service said: 'The AMTAC
test is an important development in countering the fraudulent use of inferior materials by a minority of dentists.
Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services (BVCPS), a world leader in consumer product testing, inspection, and auditing services, is pleased to announce the acquisition of UK based AMTAC Laboratories Ltd, one of Europe's foremost consumer product testing organisations.
Founded in 1895 as one of the world's first contemporary testing and certification organisations, AMTAC Labs is one of Europe's foremost consumer product testing organisations today.
Kevin O'Brien, BVCPS President, indicated that the acquisition of AMTAC Labs was a key development for Bureau Veritas in serving the needs of both the UK and European markets.
1965), one of the UK's foremost independent metallurgical testing facilities, and AMTAC Laboratories Ltd was established.
Lally also served as General Manager, Quality and Certification at AMTAC
Laboratories, a leading European Union notified body where he managed the medical device and drug sector
Certification Services, Uroplasty's Notified Body, granted European CE marking and approved the Company's request to sell this new model of the Urgent PC in Europe for the treatment of overactive bladder symptoms and for the treatment of fecal incontinence.
The certification was administered by AMTAC
Certification Services Limited.
For example, a system developed by the CFSMS in conjunction with the AMTAC
Group (see CFSMS press release - 17 November 2003) for testing the quality of metal used in dental work was shared with the German AOK organisation.
Rollo continued, "A review of information supplied to AMTAC
, the notified body responsible for approval of our use of the European CE mark, is scheduled to take place before the end of this month.
A review of some additional documentation by AMTAC
, the notified body responsible for approval of our use of the CE mark, is scheduled to take place late in the first quarter of the current fiscal year.
Current VAR partners include: AMTAC
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