I-Tech integrates good business practices, legal commitments and human and environmental protection in all our strategic decisions and in our daily work. We also place demands on suppliers and customers to ensure that our product does not violate I-Tech’s policy throughout its entire life cycle.

Controlled supply chain
With the strategic acquisition of manufacturing process technology and IP for the production of medetomidine/Selektope® from Cambrex Corporation in March 2018, I-Tech now controls a larger part of its supply chain. This means improved industrial capabilities and reduced risk regarding access to medetomidine, as well as control of costs and production conditions regarding of both social and environmental matters

Certified production
Selektope® is produced by an Indian API manufacturer certified according to ISO 14001, ISO 9001 and OHSAS 18001. The manufacturer supplies to 8 of the world’s 10 largest pharmaceutical companies and has been selected following an extensive evaluation process. I-Tech conducts ongoing audits to ensure that operations are conducted in accordance with the requirements of I-Tech and the company’s stakeholders.

Regulatory approvals
I-Tech’s product Selektope® is approved for use as an antifouling agent in all important markets for newbuild construction and dry docking of ships including China, South Korea and Japan. Within the EU, Selektope is approved for use in all relevant antifouling products.