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Mexico Revises Import and Export Rules for Toxic Substances Starting from April 13, 2024, Mexico is requesting a Registry of Verification (RV) issued by the Federal Attorney for Environmental Protection (PROFEPA) for import and export of certain toxic substances listed in subparagraph (d) of Annex I to Agreement that establishes the goods whose import and export are subject to regulation by the agencies that make up the Inter-Ministerial Commission for the Control of the Process and Use of Pesticides, Fertilizers and Toxic Substances(hereinafter referred to as the Agreement).
Inventory Updates | Australia Revokes CBI Approval of One Chemical in AIIC (Updated on May 15, 2024) Chemicals listed in the AIIC can be introduced by any registered introducers (importers or manufacturers).
China Plans on New GB Standards for Lithium-ion Cells and Batteries China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) is proposing to work on the formulation of 4 mandatory national standard (GB) on the safety of lithium ion cells and batteries used in electronic and electrical equipment. Public comments are welcome until June 8, 2024.
China’s Law on Safety of Hazardous Chemicals to Enter Deliberation in 2024 China's Law on Safety of Hazardous Chemicals will undergo initial deliberation this year.
Restriction Proposal on Chromium (VI) to Cover More Substances The European Commission has requested ECHA to broaden the scope of the REACH restriction proposal to cover at least 12 chromium (VI) substances.
U.S. EPA Designates PFOA and PFOS as Hazardous Substances under CERCLA (Updated on May 8, 2024) On May 8, 2024, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published the final rule to designate perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS), including their salts and structural isomers, as hazardous substances under section 102(a) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA).
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ChemCon Asia 2024 Avani+ Riverside Bangkok Hotel 257 Charoennakorn Road, Thonburi Bangkok 10600, Thailand
May 2024
8th Green and Sustainable Chemistry Conference Hilton Dresden, An der Frauenkirche 5, Dresden, 01067, Germany
Apr 2024
Helsinki Chemicals Forum 2024 Helsinki Expo and Convention Centre