In Russia will strengthen responsibility for illegal circulation of rubbing alcohol

© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova in fotoracconti storage of medicines. Archival photoIn Russia will strengthen responsibility for illegal circulation of rubbing alcohol© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova the image Bank

Rosalkogolregulirovanie (PAP) intends to strengthen the fight against illegal circulation of ethyl alcohol in the form of pharmaceutical substances, said in an interview with RIA Novosti the head of Department Igor Alyoshin.

In the framework of measures on toughening of responsibility for illegal turnover of rubbing alcohol, in particular, it is planned to withdraw carrying their vehicles and containers for carriage. Also, the Russian authorities want to ban the free circulation of alcohol-containing antiseptics, the head RAR.

«Already taken the first necessary steps in terms of modification branch of the law to gain control over the production and trafficking of pharmaceutical substances. In the near future, additional changes will be made in the regulation of this segment of the market,» he said.

«This strengthening of responsibility for illegal circulation of medsport, suppression of supplies to the illicit market, including measures for the confiscation of vehicles and vessels, the abolition of the turnover of medical antiseptic and other solutions,» he listed Aleshin.

The Minister acknowledged that the market remains a problem with illegal circulation of alcoholic substitutes — cheap alcohol-containing household products and medical tinctures type «Hawthorn».

«Now as an available substitute for alcohol use two types of products — is a liquid medicine, the tincture of the «Hawthorn» and domestic purposes, for example, lotions and fragrances. The listed alcohol is acquired mainly for use inside. The main competitive advantage of substitutes – low price. But the main danger is a real risk to the life and health of consumers», — said Aleshin.

He reminded that currently there is a ban on the sale of alcohol-containing liquids. This measure works well in conventional grocery stores, but in the pharmacy network of tincture of hawthorn, peony and pepper are sold continue, stated the head of RAR.

In Russia will strengthen responsibility for illegal circulation of rubbing alcohol© RIA Novosti, Infografiken sobriety of the Russian regions

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