The Cabinet approved the rules of production of antiseptics confiscated

Confiscated ethyl alcohol and counterfeit alcohol strength of 75% will be free of charge transferred to the regions for the manufacture of antiseptics in that case, if the lab recognizes confiscated suitable for such processing, a decree adopted by the Russian government.

In early June the President of Russia Vladimir Putin has signed a law that allows the use of confiscated in the Russian Federation ethyl spirit for manufacture of antiseptics.

The document also provided the government of the Russian Federation the right to establish cases and the procedure for the processing and use of confiscated ethyl alcohol and alcohol-containing products. As explained to RIA Novosti in the Ministry of Finance, this would on the one hand to increase the supply of disinfectants, and reduce budget expenditures on storage and destruction of withdrawn products for further redistribution of the saved resources for the social priority areas.

"The rules of using the confiscated alcohol for the production of antiseptics. Confiscated ethyl alcohol and counterfeit alcohol strength of 75% will be transferred to the regions for the manufacture of antiseptics. This decision was approved by the government of Russia", - said the press service of the Cabinet.

It is envisaged that organizations that store confiscated products, will send it for analysis to an accredited laboratory. If she is found suitable for use as an antiseptic, it for free will give the subjects of the Federation, sent special requests to the Net. The bodies of local authorities will be required to report to the service about how to use confiscated.

"Approved rules in addition to adopted in June law. The rule on the use of counterfeit alcohol for the manufacture of antiseptics it laid, if necessary, to increase the volume of their production. This is particularly important in the context of the spread of the new coronavirus infection", - stated in the message.

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