General BEWSD project information

Last updated: 2023-04-18 11:44

Project name

Belgian Early Warning System for Drugs

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Primary organization that oversees implementation of project

  • Sciensano

Partner organization participating in project

  • Not available

Organization that commissioned this project

  • Not available

Organization providing monetary or material support

  • National Institute for Health and Disability Insurance (RIZIV-INAMI)

Brief project description

The BEWSD database collects information regarding the analysis of illicit drug samples (both known illicit drugs and new psychoactive substances) in Belgium.This concerns mostly analytical data regarding dosage / purity / contaminants of seized powders, tablets, etc. In the future, also clinical toxicological data will be added, describing intoxications with known illicit drugs or new psychoactive substances, originating from the clinical toxicology laboratories in Belgium.

Regulatory framework of this project

Consult the regulatory framework information published on the pages.