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India Exempts Mandatory QCOs for Import of Chemicals Meant Solely for Export On June 6, 2024, India's Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) released the Public Notice No.10/2024-25 to exempt mandatory Quality Control Orders (QCOs) for import of chemicals notified by the Department of Chemicals & Petro-chemicals (DCPC) meant solely for export. This exemption applies to Advanced Authorization Holders and Export Oriented Unit (EOUs).
Connecticut Regulates PFAS in Consumer Products On June 5, 2024, the Governor of Connecticut signed into Senate Bill 292 (Public Act No.24-59), which is titled "An Act Concerning The Use Of PFAS In Certain Products", to regulate PFAS in a wide array of consumer products through notification, self-declaration labeling and eventually phase out all uses.
China Updates OELs Standard for Hazardous Agents in Workplace (Updated on May 9, 2024) On November 28, the National Health Commission of the People's Republic of China (NHC) released a notice​ to amend GBZ 2.1-2019 Occupational Exposure Limits for Hazardous Agents in the Workplace Part 1: Chemical Hazardous Agents. The amendment takes effect the same day it was released.
Philippines Proposes to Add 71 Chemicals to PICCS List On May 30, 2024, the Philippine Environmental Management Bureau under the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-EMB) released drafts on updating the Philippine Inventory of Chemicals and Chemical Substances (PICCS) for the year 2024.
ECHA Consults on Uses and Alternatives of Certain Chromium (VI) Substances At the request of European Commission, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) is calling for evidence and information on certain chromium (VI) substances to prepare for a restriction proposal in line with the requirements of REACH Annex XV.
Further Tasks in EU Legislative Phase Speaking at the ChemCon Asia conference held in Bangkok on June 7, 2024, Mr. Kevin Pollard, an official from ECHA, shared the further tasks in the EU legislative phase.
Nadine He ChemLinked Regulatory Analyst
Sundae Ji ChemLinked Regulatory Analyst
Theory Wen ChemLinked Regulatory Analyst
Jerry Wang ChemLinked Regulatory Analyst
Yilia Ye ChemLinked Regulatory Analyst
Oct 2024
16 th Chemical Regulatory Annual Conference (CRAC) 2024 Rosewood Munich (Kardinal-Faulhaber-Straße 1, 80333 Munich, Germany
Sep 2024
Jun 2024
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