In 2022, a great number of significant regulatory changes have taken place globally. More and more cities in the Chinese mainland are piloting the Hazchem QR code application to push forward the "One enterprise, one chemical product, and one QR code" management. Taiwan, China revised the Toxic and Concerned Chemical Substances Labelling and SDS. South Korea finalized the Regulation on Designation, etc. of Substances subject to Authorization. The UK extends submission deadlines for transitional registrations. Japan, ASEAN countries, Australia, EU, US and Canada have also undergone several regulatory updates.
Global chemical stakeholders need to stay vigilant about the frequent regulatory changes, so as to effectively address compliance challenges and aim for great success while shouldering their social responsibilities. Therefore, ChemLinked has prepared this report to provide an overview of the revised and emerging chemical regulations in the Asia-Pacific region, Europe and North America over the year, and help our clients analyze key regulatory points.