14 Dec 2018

EPA consults on TSCA science committee nominees Locked

North America, United States
13 Dec 2018

South Korea may extend electrical and electronic products regulation Locked

Includes additional product types and phthalate restrictions

Asia, South Korea
13 Dec 2018

UK study finds high levels of boron in toy 'slime' products Locked

Europe, UK
13 Dec 2018

Canada makes provisional conclusion of harm for four dyes Locked

Canada, North America
13 Dec 2018

Two US grocery chains pledge action on PFAS takeout packaging Locked

Commitments from Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s follow NGO report

North America, United States
12 Dec 2018

Echa round-up Locked

Europe
12 Dec 2018

Industry: TSCA 'high-priority' designation must not carry risk presumption Locked

Downstream users want proactive efforts to allay consumer concerns

North America, United States
12 Dec 2018

'Almost all' microbeads phased-out in Australian cosmetics Locked

Announcement follows voluntary deadline set earlier in the year

Asia, Australia
12 Dec 2018

US EPA round-up Locked

North America, United States
12 Dec 2018

Mobile phone casing could indicate chemical exposure, study suggests

Questions over mobiles as chemical sources or indicators

Canada, North America
12 Dec 2018

US CIR issues final assessments on four substances, delays parabens decision Locked

North America, United States
12 Dec 2018

EU delays non-toxic strategy until new Commission takes helm Locked

Original deadline of 7EAP obligation end of 2018

Europe
12 Dec 2018

Funding negotiations could delay Echa’s SVHC database Locked

Information requirements still to be defined

Europe
12 Dec 2018

Canada risk assessments expected to see more focus on EDCs Locked

Stakeholder meetings shed light on Cepa reforms and post-2020 priorities

Canada, North America
12 Dec 2018

Survey finds REACH and Brexit to dominate in 2019

Chemicals managers face a broad range of emerging issues

Europe, Global
12 Dec 2018

Senator presses for release of IRIS formaldehyde assessment Locked

EPA has 'succumbed to pressure from industry' too long

North America, United States
12 Dec 2018

Butanone, antimony most reported substances in Oregon scheme Locked

NGO compiles responses from Toxic-Free Kids programme

North America, United States
12 Dec 2018

EU opens consultation on amending two REACH annexes Locked

Europe
12 Dec 2018

Aise urges drive to improve compliance on safe-use packaging Locked

Recommendation presented at Echa Enforcement Forum meeting

Europe
11 Dec 2018

California extends Prop 65 consultation on PCBTF Locked

North America, United States
11 Dec 2018

Stakeholders lay out hopes for Dunn’s nomination to OCSPP Locked

Both industry and NGOs see potential EPA leader as an opportunity

North America, United States
11 Dec 2018

No-deal Brexit: UK may diverge from EU REACH decisions Locked

They will be made on case-by-case basis, officials say

Europe, UK
11 Dec 2018

Kortenkamp boosts calls for legal mandates for mixture risk assessment Locked

Regulatory changes could be gradual

Europe, UK
11 Dec 2018

Industry calls for calm amid Brexit vote uncertainty Locked

‘Destabilising’ period following turbulent week in British politics

Europe, UK
11 Dec 2018

Denmark to impose temporary ban on microplastics in cosmetics

Ban will apply from January 2020 'at the latest', minister says

Denmark, Europe
11 Dec 2018

Lab capacity could halt EU endocrine disruptor assessments

Industry expects hundreds of substances will need testing at once, conference hears

Europe
11 Dec 2018

EU survey finds article suppliers lack information on SVHCs Locked

Less than half of 174 companies felt ‘well-informed’

Europe
11 Dec 2018

Tools in place for 2019 antimony data gathering initiative Locked

Europe, North America
10 Dec 2018

UK product database to address chemical safety issues Locked

UK will need infrastructure to exchange data, regardless of Brexit outcomes

Europe, UK
10 Dec 2018

Major European project finds high phthalates levels in toys Locked

Enforcement collaboration destroyed more than 30,000 products

Europe