22 Jan 2019

EU agency: action needed on ‘cocktail effect’ in water bodies Locked

Better reporting and monitoring needed for newer substances

Europe
22 Jan 2019

'Widespread' risk if microplastics are not restricted – EU science group Locked

Europe
22 Jan 2019

Echa commits to regular work on occupational exposure limits Locked

Agency to assess four to five substances a year

Europe
22 Jan 2019

Global industry alliance to fight plastic waste Locked

More than $1bn committed to launch project

Global
22 Jan 2019

Ukraine notifes WTO of draft Regulation on cosmetic products Locked

Russia and CIS, Ukraine
21 Jan 2019

Ecolabel rules on hazardous chemicals in paper enter into force Locked

Europe
21 Jan 2019

Canada launches ‘Healthy Home’ social marketing campaign Locked

Canada, North America
21 Jan 2019

NGO sets out action plan for EU dental amalgam phase-out Locked

Europe
17 Jan 2019

US agency to hold non-animal testing, cancer events Locked

North America, United States
17 Jan 2019

UK calls for lower EU OEL for naphthalene

Inhalation Dnel in REACH dossier was too high, evaluation conclusion says

Europe
17 Jan 2019

PFAS management plan expected from US EPA in 'very near future' Locked

Andrew Wheeler nomination hearing divides senators

North America, United States
17 Jan 2019

Echa round-up Locked

Europe
17 Jan 2019

Major apparel brands align chemical screening tools Locked

Levi, Nike, H&M and C&A agree to ‘unified’ approach through ZDHC

Europe, Global
17 Jan 2019

Echa publishes four substance evaluation conclusions Locked

Europe
17 Jan 2019

SC Johnson expands ingredient disclosure to Latin America

Information now available for more than 8,700 products

Latin America, North America, United States
17 Jan 2019

Canada consults on informed substitution study

Feedback sought to inform post-2020 chemicals management approaches

Canada, North America
17 Jan 2019

Turkey KKDIK pre-registrations hampered by IT ‘freeze-out’ Locked

Constant problems pose risk to 2020 deadline

Africa & Middle East, Europe, Turkey
17 Jan 2019

Antimony trade association hosting workplace exposure workshop Locked

Europe
17 Jan 2019

Cross-sector companies launch blockchain project to track cobalt

Results will determine whether technology can be used to trace other minerals

Global
17 Jan 2019

Canada identifies 1,200 substances for further consideration Locked

Prioritisation exercise sets aside some 7,000 others

Canada, North America
17 Jan 2019

Experts rally round EDC book aimed at general public Locked

Critical comments from ACC are 'manufactured doubt'

North America, United States
17 Jan 2019

UK government censured for lack of Brexit chemicals preparation Locked

Fresh concerns over Whitehall’s ‘vague and insufficient’ report response

Europe, UK
17 Jan 2019

Echa agrees to list of potential REACH restriction candidates Locked

Grouping approach also under discussion

Europe
17 Jan 2019

China consults on chemical framework overhaul Locked

Proposals similar to US TSCA and Japan’s CSCL

Asia, China
17 Jan 2019

Parliament Brexit deal rejection ‘prolongs uncertainty’ – industry Locked

Prospect of no deal ‘extremely concerning’, associations say

Europe, UK
17 Jan 2019

BASF and Givaudan enter skin sensitisation ITS debate Locked

Questions over matching tests to key events in AOP

Europe
17 Jan 2019

Australia's industrial chemical law delayed another year Locked

Senate debate expected in first half of 2019

Asia, Australia
17 Jan 2019

EU consults on revised limits on formaldehyde, aluminium in toys Locked

Europe
16 Jan 2019

Shutdown spells further delays to TSCA new chemicals reviews Locked

Programme’s progress being ‘totally wiped out’ by EPA standstill

North America, United States
16 Jan 2019

Echa pins down causes of poorly functioning eSDSs Locked

REACH exposure scenarios not fit for purpose

Europe