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K-REACH Amendments Approved to Tighten Downstream Supervision
Apr 15, 2021
South Korea’s National Assembly approved on April 13, 2021 the amendments of the Act on Registration, Evaluation and etc. of Chemicals (K-REACH) as Law No. 18034. The amendments mainly relate to tightening the supervision on downstream users and sellers of chemical substances that have not been registered or notified or have not obtained confirmation for registration exemptions.
China Issues 2021 National Inspection Plan for Product Quality
Apr 12, 2021
On March 29, 2021, China’s State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR) published the 2021 National Plan for Supervision and Sampling Inspection of Product Quality. The 2021 plan will focus more on consumer products and products for special populations. It will insist on unifying supervision of production and distribution of both online and offline businesses. Indicators regarding product safety and key performance will be the priority focus during inspection.
Guangdong Province Consults on the Grading Rules for Key VOCs Industries
Mar 25, 2021
The grading rules for 13 key industries are specified, including oil refining and petrochemical, coating manufacturing, ink manufacturing, packaging and printing, etc. Enterprises in such industries will be classified into A, B, and C three levels according to the rules.
China GACC Modifies Rules for the Inspection on Imported and Exported Hazardous Chemicals and Their Packaging
Dec 23, 2020
On December 22nd, 2020, the General Administration of Customs of the People’s Republic of China (GACC) published the Announcement on Questions Regarding the Inspection on Imported and Exported Hazardous Chemicals and Their Packaging (GACC Announcement No. 129 of 2012).
China Issues the Implementation Rules of 2020 National Inspection Plan for Product Quality
Aug 20, 2020
The plan will conduct random sampling inspections of 131 types of products in 8 categories to ensure that they meet the requirements in corresponding national standards. 3 types of packaging materials for hazardous chemicals are included in the 131 types of products, namely the steel drums, steel pails, and tinplate aerosol can.
China's Nantong City Initiates 2020 New Chemical Manufacturers Self-check Campaign
Mar 19, 2020
Nantong city in Jiangsu province recently initiated a citywide supervision campaign on new chemicals. Manufacturers that obtained new chemical registration certificates were notified by the Municipal Bureau of Ecology and Environment to fill in the self-checklist for internal management of new chemicals and to be prepared for a potential future onsite inspection.
MEM Notice on Enabling the New Version of Safety Production Permit
Feb 17, 2020
On February 12, China Ministry of Emergency Management (MEM) issued a notice announcing the implementation of a new version of the safety production permit. The new permit is redesigned from the Safety Production Permit enabled by State Administration of Work Safety (SAWS) issued in 2004. It is applicable to non-coal mining enterprises, and hazardous chemicals and fireworks manufacturers.
China SAMR Issued 2019 Food-Related Products National Sampling Results
Jan 19, 2020
As revealed by a SAMR announcement issued on Jan. 16, 2020, 3110 batches of food-related products from 3097 enterprises were inspected during the recent national sampling, of which the overall qualification rate reached 95.1%.
Thailand Specifies the Notification and Licensing of Hazardous Substances Transit
Jan 19, 2020
Takehome: The detailed notification and licensing process of hazardous substances transit are stipulated in the DIW Notice, as well as supplemented provisions for applicants. The Notice also provides the standard formats of notifications and approvals.
Road Transport of Dangerous Goods: Inspection of Tankers
Jan 15, 2020
Tankers are subject to stict inspections before being approved for use on the road. Tankers designated for transport of specific categories of dangerous goods are also subject to additional screening depending on the category of dangerous goods.
South Korea to Expand Definition of Existing Chemical Substances
South Korea Publishes English Leaflet for Implementation of New MSDS Rules
China Supplements 204 Substances into IECSC
Japan Plans to Gradually Subject More Substances to Mandatory SDS and Labelling Requirements
China Releases the 2021 List of Air Transport Dangerous Goods
Road Transport of Dangerous Goods
Road Transport of Dangerous Goods: Responsibilities of Loaders
H1 2020 Top 10 Chemical Regulatory Updates in Asia-Pacific Region
Taiwan Releases Guidance for Priority Existing Chemical Substances Registration
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MEE Opens Public Consultation on New Chemical Registration Transitional Measures
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