The seventh revised edition of the Global Health System (GHS) has been used to classify and designate hazardous chemicals in Australia since January 1, 2023.
Australian importers and exporters of decabromodiphenyl ether (decaBDE), perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), its salts, and PFOA-related compounds will soon need to comply with new rules following the inclusion of these hazardous chemicals in the…
The EDC-Free Europe coalition urges the European Commission to present its targeted revision proposals for the REACH regulation without further delay.
Benzene, 1-(2-methylpropyl)-4-(propoxymethyl)-(CAS no. 1631962-93-0) was added to the inventory after an assessment document was issued.
The requirements for obtaining a routine registration certificate in accordance with the Measures for the Environmental Management of New Chemical Substances (formerly Order No. 7 of the Ministry of Environmental Protection) are described. …
On October 4, 2022, Taiwan’s EPA issued a notice to commence a period of public comments for the Draft Amendments to Categories and Management of Handling for Toxic Chemical Substance (hereinafter referred to as the Draft Amendments) under Taiwan…
On September 29, 2022, the U.S.
- China: Containers of hazardous chemicals in Shandong will bear a barcode informing about safety information from October 2022
From October 30, 2022, the Emergency Management Office of China's Shandong province will be fully implementing the “one company, one item, one code” plan of hazardous chemical management using two-dimensional barcodes.
The Alliance for Action on Pesticide in Nigeria (AAPN) has urged the Nigerian government to develop pesticide policy and legislation that will ensure hazardous pesticides are banned and reduced in usage.
In its recent findings published in August 2022 by U.S. FDA as a part of ongoing 2020 Pesticide Residue Monitoring Report, it is estimated that more than half of all the food samples tested by the U.S.