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Meet the Press: China MEE Explains Regulation of New Pollutants for Priority Management After issuing the List of New Pollutants for Priority Management on January 13, 2023, China MEE was asked about the background for formulating such a list, its contents and implementation issues. The answers are compiled in a Q&A format on the MEE website on January 13, 2023.
India Proposes to Revise Standard for Acetylene India released a draft revision on Acetylene - Code of Safety for public comments. The standard was originally published in 2000. With a view to update the standard based on the experience of last two decades and on the currently available data, the authority felt a need to revise the standard. The comment period will end on February 28, 2023.
Australia Adds 3 Chemicals, Removes 2 Chemicals, and Varies Obligation for 2 Chemicals in AIIC On January 10, 2023, the Australian Government issued 4 notices to declare some updates to the Australian Inventory of Industrial Chemicals.
Taiwan Lists 15 Substances as Chemicals of Concern (Updated on January 12, 2023) Taiwan EPA is consulting on designating 15 chemical substances as “chemical substances of concern”, including 2 new psychoactive substances, 5 chemicals of food safety concerns and 8 precursors for blasting explosives. The 14-day consultation period will end on September 22, 2022.
China Updates Catalogues for Goods Subject to Import and Export Licensing For listed goods, the corresponding license requires to be applied for to go through customs clearance and release procedures.
China Revises Measures for Storage of Dangerous Goods by Air Transport On December 20, 2022, the Civil Aviation Administration of China issued Measures for the Administration of Temporary Storage of Dangerous Goods by Air Transport (AC-276-TR-2022-01R1) to revise the existing Measures for the Administration of Storage of Dangerous Goods by Air Transport (AC-276-TR-2018-01). It is set to take effect on March 1, 2023 and replace the old version.
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
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
Sep 2022
ICIF 2022 Shanghai New International Expo Centre(SNIEC), Shanghai, China
Aug 2022
ACHEMA 2022 Frankfurt am Main, Germany