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U.S. FDA Detention Assistance

U.S. FDA CITATION: 21 C.F.R. § 1 Subpart K (2016)

Food, drugs, cosmetics, and devices imported to the United States that do not comply with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations may be detained by FDA Compliance Officers at the U.S. Port of Entry. There are many reasons a product may be detained. Some examples include:

  • Adulteration (illegal colors or pesticides, undeclared allergens, etc.)
  • Misbranding (failure to register, labeling errors, etc.)
  • FDA Import Alerts

Immediate Assistance with a Detention

Registrar Corp works with companies to clarify the causes of detentions and helps to solve the problem whenever possible so that the product may quickly move to its final destination.

For immediate assistance with a detention, simply complete the form below: