14 Jun 2019

Phthalate producers request first manufacturer-prompted risk evaluations Locked

DIDP and DINP identified in 2014 update to the TSCA work plan

North America, United States
14 Jun 2019

New York delays enforcing cleaning product disclosure until 2020 Locked

Second time the state has postponed enforcement

North America, US states
14 Jun 2019

Expert Focus: Key REACH authorisation judgments offer lessons for companies Locked

Europe
13 Jun 2019

Italian cosmetic producer SMEs braced for proposed EU microplastics restriction Locked

Country produces two-thirds of make up in Europe

Europe, Italy
13 Jun 2019

Colombia bans production, sale, use of asbestos Locked

Law will take effect in 2021

Colombia, Latin America & Caribbean
13 Jun 2019

Asean finds six non-compliant cosmetic products on sale Locked

Asia Pacific, Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam
13 Jun 2019

NGOs press TSCA advisory group to assess PV29 data adequacy Locked

Controversy continues ahead of 18 June SACC meeting

North America, United States
13 Jun 2019

South Korea adds pre-notification instructions just before deadline Locked

Further details for UVCBs and substances lacking supplier information

Asia Pacific, South Korea
13 Jun 2019

Echa round-up Locked

Europe
13 Jun 2019

Efsa opts not to change TTC guidance for EDCs Locked

Updated guidance following public consultation

Europe
13 Jun 2019

NGO threatens to sue UK government over reduced post-Brexit oversight Locked

Amendments to REACH SI needed to replicate the relevant provisions of EU law

Europe, UK
13 Jun 2019

Decision on REACH authorisation refusal published Locked

Europe
13 Jun 2019

EU trade groups call for changes to formaldehyde restriction proposal Locked

Test methods source of concern

Europe
13 Jun 2019

Colombia to be informally assessed for OECD mutual data assurance scheme Locked

Programme removes need for duplicate testing

Colombia, Latin America & Caribbean
13 Jun 2019

US EPA round-up Locked

North America, United States
13 Jun 2019

The Netherlands to hold REACH dossier quality workshop Locked

Europe, Netherlands
13 Jun 2019

Taiwan promulgates new rules on cosmetic package labelling Locked

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
13 Jun 2019

Sri Lanka draft chemical management law expected by September Locked

Main focus includes imported chemicals inspection and labelling

Asia Pacific, Sri Lanka
13 Jun 2019

EU publishes Directive to restrict single-use plastics Locked

Europe
13 Jun 2019

Apec recommends regional GHS convergence measures Locked

Suggests adopting GHS 7th revision by 2021

Asia Pacific, Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, China, Indonesia, Japan, Latin America & Caribbean, Malaysia, Mexico, Multinational bodies, New Zealand, North America, Peru, Philippines, Russia, Russia & CIS, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States, Vietnam
13 Jun 2019

French agency calls for restriction on persulfates in hair dye Locked

Europe, France
13 Jun 2019

Draft NTP report points to MCHM 'developmental toxicity' Locked

Coal cleaning chemical implicated in 2014 leak into West Virginia's Elk River

North America, United States
13 Jun 2019

European Commission seeks data on nano ingredients in cosmetics Locked

Europe
13 Jun 2019

Canada clears three heterocyclic substances Locked

Canada, North America
13 Jun 2019

Colorado PFAS-containing firefighting foam restriction becomes law Locked

North America, United States, US states
12 Jun 2019

Minnesota to update chemicals of high concern to children list Locked

North America, United States, US states
12 Jun 2019

Commission adopts EU restriction on TDFAs in sprays Locked

Europe
12 Jun 2019

EU report assigns Commission key SVHC substitution role Locked

Harmonised criteria needed for 'positive' list of safer chemicals

Europe
12 Jun 2019

Key vote on REACH registration Implementing Regulation early July Locked

Clarity on Sief provisions expected, one year after legal obligation expired

Europe
12 Jun 2019

'Imminent' UK furniture safety standards may reduce flame retardant use Locked

'Outcome-based' approach will consider all risks, minister says

Europe, UK