Western Chemical News and Product Updates
Western Chemical & Syndel Laboratories announce Conferences for 2009 & 2010.Visit our trade show booth at these events.
PRESS RELEASE – Western Chemical – August 10, 2009
Aquacalm™ becomes the second drug Indexed by the US FDA for ornamental fish.Aquacalm™ is a Sedative/Anesthetic for use in shipping, photography, etc.
PRESS RELEASE – Aquatic Life Sciences – June 15, 2009
Jerry Zinn to join Aquatic Life Sciences.Zinn to be Account Manager.
PRESS RELEASE – Aquatic Life Sciences – June 8, 2009
Ovaprim® becomes the first drug Indexed by the US FDA for ornamental fish.Ovaprim® is a valuable product for ornamental fish growers and will aid their spawning programs.
PRESS RELEASE – Aquatic Life Sciences – March 20, 2009
FDA announces new animal drug to the Index.Ovaprim® is now Indexed.
FDA NOTICE – Center for Veterinary Medicine - March 19, 2009
Virkon® Aquatic Packets Now Available in the USANew single use packets are in response to customer requests.
PRESS RELEASE – Aquatic Life Sciences – March 9, 2009
Hugh Mitchell DVM to join Aquatic Life SciencesMitchell to be Vice President of International Market & Technical Development.
PRESS RELEASE – Aquatic Life Sciences – December 9, 2008
Western Chemical & Syndel Laboratories announce Conferences for 2008 & 2009.Visit our trade show booth at these events.
PRESS RELEASE – Western Chemical – August 25, 2008
OVADINE (PVP Iodine) is approved in Canada.Health Canada has approved Ovadine for use as a fish egg disinfectant.
PRESS RELEASE – Aquatic Life Sciences – August 1, 2008
New smaller package sizes of TRICAINE-S (MS 222) Fish Anesthetic now available.MS 222 now available in 1, 5, & 10 gram bottles, as well as 100 gram bottles and 1 kg bottles.
PRESS RELEASE – Western Chemical – November 1, 2007
DuPont recommends VIRKON® AQUATIC for Aquaculture.VIRKON® -S will no longer carry EPA approval for aquaculture.
STATEMENT – DuPont - September 7, 2007
New Biosecurity products for disinfection for control of viruses in aquatic biosecurity programs in the USA and Canada.PRESS RELEASE – Aquatic Life Sciences - June 29, 2007
The FDA removes Hydrogen Peroxide from the list of Low Regulatory Priority (LRP) Aquaculture Drugs.Only 35% PEROX-AID® is now FDA approved for use on fish.
FDA NOTICE – Center for Veterinary Medicine - May 5, 2007
The FDA approves New Drug for Freshwater-Reared Finfish - 35% PEROX-AID®.FDA NOTICE – Center for Veterinary Medicine - February 2, 2007
Major Drug Approval for 35% PEROX-AID®.NEWS RELEASE - National Coordinator for Aquaculture New Animal Drug Applications – January 15, 2007
The Aquatic Life Sciences Companies, Western Chemical Inc., and Syndel Laboratories introduce VIRKON® AQUATIC into the USA & Canada.This new Disinfectant and Virucide will be an important tool for improving Biosecurity at fish hatcheries, aquaculture facilities, and public aquariums.
PRESS RELEASE – AQUATIC LIFE SCIENCES – December 1, 2006
AQUATIC LIFE SCIENCES Inc. and EKA Chemicals announce distribution agreement for 35% PEROX-AID® in North America.Western Chemical will be the sole distributor in the United states while Syndel Laboratories will be the sole distributor in Canada.
PRESS RELEASE – AQUATIC LIFE SCIENCES and EKA Chemicals – October 17, 2006
Low Regulatory Priority Status for Hydrogen Peroxide to be rescinded.Drug Alert Statement from the Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, Fisheries and Water Resources Policy Committee, Drug Approval Working Group - October 2006
Syndel Laboratories, Ltd. Western Chemical Inc. and Aquatic Life Sciences announce the appointment of a new president of the companies.Dr. Jim Brackett will be president.
PRESS RELEASE – Aquatic Life Sciences - June 29, 2007
FDA posts reminder to aquaculture producers about the use of formaldehyde.FDA NOTICE – Center for Veterinary Medicine – June 23, 2006