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Office of Diversion Control, Drug Enforcement Agency, Department of Justice

  • Statutory Authority: Controlled Substances Act (21 USC)
  • Regulations: Controlled Substances Regulations (21 CFR Part 1300-1399)
  • Scope: Drugs with the potential for abuse (schedules I-V) and regulated chemicals (List I and II) exceeding allowable limits
  • Examples of Items Controlled: drugs such ketamine, pentobarbital, amphetamines, and opioids; as well as regulated chemicals such as acetic anhydride, ephedrine, toluene and ethyl ether.
  • Diversion Control Import/Export Quick Reference Guide and website