Abbreviations and acronyms

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C

Name Description Related terms
C & E
compliance and enforcement
CA
Chemical Abstracts
CAC
Codex Alimentarius Commission
CADDY
computer aided dossier and data supply (an electronic dossier interchange and archiving format)
CAHP
complementary animal health product
CALPUFF
an atmospheric predictive modelling application developed by scientists of the Atmospheric Studies Group
CAS

Chemical Assessment Section (in the Department of the Environment)

CAS
Chemical Abstracts Service
CCC
Community Consultative Committee
CCCF
Codex Committee on Contaminants in Food
CCFA
Codex Committee on Food Additives
CCFAC
Codex Committee on Food Additives and Contaminants
CCI
confidential commercial information
CCMAS
Codex Committee on Methods of Analysis and Sampling
CCPR
Codex Committee on Pesticides Residues
CCRVDF
FAO/WHO Codex Alimentarius Committee on Residues of Veterinary Drugs in Foods
CDA
controlled droplet applicator
CDF
cumulative distribution function
CDPP
Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions
CEO
Chief Executive Officer
CERHR
Center for the Evaluation of Risks to Human Reproduction (United States)
CFU
colony forming units
CHO
Chinese hamster ovary
CIPAC
Collaborative International Pesticides Analytical Council
Cl
clearance (in pharmacokinetics)
CLSI
Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute
cm
centimetre

Cmax

maximum concentration

CNS
central nervous system
COAG
Council of Australian Governments
CPGs
Commonwealth Procurement Guidelines
CRIS
Cost Recovery Impact Statement
CRM
certified reference material
CS
APVMA formulation type code for (aqueous) capsule suspension
CSIRO
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Cth
Commonwealth
cv
coefficient of variation
CV

coefficient of variation

CV%
coefficient of variation
CVM
Center for Veterinary Medicine (of the United States Food and Drug Administration)
CVMP
European Committee for Veterinary Medicinal Products (of the European Medicines Agency)
CXL
Codex maximum residue limit (Codex MRL)