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Inventory Updates | Australia Adds 2 Industrial Chemicals in AIIC (Updated on May 30, 2023) Chemical substances that are listed in the AIIC can be introduced by any registered introducers (importers or manufacturers).
Brazil Moves Forward with New Chemical Law On May 9, 2023, Brazil’s Constitution, Justice and Citizenship Commission (CCJC) approved the National Chemical Law (PL 6120/19). The Bill will now be submitted to Senate for consideration. Once passed, the Bill will serve as the Brazil REACH Regulation and make Brazil the third countries in South America to establish a chemical management law after Chile and Colombia.
Korea to Update Guide for Chemical Testing Methods, Promoting Alternatives to Animal Testing Recently, South Korea’s National Institute of Environment Research (NIER) drafted updates to the Guide on Testing Methods of Chemicals (hereinafter referred to as Guide), based on K-REACH, K-REACH Enforcement Rules, and OECD Guidelines for the Testing of Chemicals.
Guidance Updated for UK Companies Submitting EPR Packaging Data Recently, the UK Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra) has issued an updated Guidance on the compilation and submission of packaging data for companies that are affected by EPR for packaging.
China Imposes Special Inspection on 35 Hazardous Substances, Reinforcing Law Enforcement Enterprises that manufacture, import, and operate the 35 target hazardous chemicals are subject to this special inspection, as well as enterprises that have obtained Hazchem Use Permits of them.
POPs Convention listed DP and UV-328 in Annex A for Global Ban At the 11th Conference of the Parties (COP) to the Stockholm Convention held from 1 to 12 May, 2023, delegates representing 180 countries took important decision to list three persistent organic pollutants (POPs), namely the pesticide methoxychlor and the industrial chemicals Dechlorane Plus and UV-328 in Annex A to the Convention.
Horace Wang ChemLinked Regulatory Analyst
Matt Lyu Regulatory Consultant / ChemLinked Editor
Nadine He ChemLinked Regulatory Analyst
Nora Wang ChemLinked Editor
Yilia Ye ChemLinked Regulatory Analyst
Oct 2023
ChemCon Europe 2023 Hilton Vienna Park Am Stadtpark 1 Vienna, 1030, Austria
Sep 2023
ICIF China 2023 Shanghai New International Expo Center
Apr 2023
Mar 2023
ChemCon The America 2023 Hotel Nikko San Francisco 222 Mason Street San Francisco, CA 94102, US
Dec 2022
Atlantic Basin Conference on Chemistry Mövenpick Mansour Eddahbi & Palais des Congrès Marrakech Avenue Mohammed Bi Hivernage 40000, MARRAKECH, Morocco