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India's Official Meeting Clarifies Mandatory Declarations of IUPAC Name and CAS Number for Import On September 20, 2023, a meeting regarding discussion on mandatory additional qualifiers in import/export declarations in respect of certain products has been held at the Conference Room of FICCI Headquarters in New Delhi.
California Moves Closer to Banning Toxic ‘Forever Chemicals’ in Cleaners On September 13, 2023, California lawmakers advanced a bill to ban the toxic “forever chemicals” known as PFAS from household and institutional cleaners sold in the state. The bill cleared the Legislature and now heads to Gov. Gavin Newsom for his signature.
Australia Consults on Changes to Chemical Introduction Categorization, Reporting, and Record-keeping under AICIS On September 15, 2023, the Australian Government invited the public to give their comments on a suite of proposed changes to the chemical introduction categorization, reporting and record-keeping obligations under the AICIS. Comments are welcome before November 9, 2023.
India Introduces EPR Regulations for Used Oils On September 18, 2023, India's Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) issued the Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) regulations for used oil in the Gazette of India. The regulations are also called the Hazardous and Other Wastes (Management and Transboundary Movement) Second Amendment Rules, 2023. It shall come into force from April 1, 2024.
India Proposes Quality Control Orders for 8 Chemicals On September 13, India submitted several notifications to the World Trade Organization (WTO) regarding the proposed Quality Control Orders (QCOs) for eight substances. Comments are due to the WTO TBT Committee within 60 days from notification.
Inventory Updates | Australia Adds 2 Chemicals to AIIC (Updated on Sep 19, 2023) Chemical substances that are listed in the AIIC can be introduced by any registered introducers (importers or manufacturers).
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Nov 2023
15th Chemical Regulatory Annual Conference (CRAC) Xijiao State Guest Hotel, SHANGHAI CHINA
Oct 2023
ChemCon Europe 2023 Hilton Vienna Park Am Stadtpark 1 Vienna, 1030, Austria
Sep 2023
ICIF China 2023 Shanghai New International Expo Center
Aug 2023
Chemical Indonesia 2023 Hakarta International Expo (JIExpo), Kemayoran, Jakarta-Indonesia
Apr 2023